Packages that will be orphaned

Deji Akingunola dakingun at
Tue Jun 21 17:46:54 UTC 2011

On Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 1:34 PM, Toshio Kuratomi <a.badger at> wrote:
> Due to the requirement for contributors to sign the FPCA by Thursday of last
> week, certain package owners who haven't yet signed will be removed from the
> packager group soon.  When that happens, the packages that they own will be
> orphaned.
> To try and minimize the problems this could cause, I'm publishing the
> current list of packages to be orphaned and will start reassigning owners if
> someone asks to take them over.  We want to make sure that important
> packages are not going to be orphaned by this change.  We're planning on
> removing people from packager and orphaning packages on Thursday if all goes
> well.

I will like to take the following 3

> bibletime
> ncview
> netcdf

The last two are already being effectively maintained by Orion, he can
have them if he want. I'm already a co-maintainer for 'bibletime'.


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