Automating the NonResponsiveMaintainers policy

Marcela Mašláňová mmaslano at
Fri Mar 2 12:06:14 UTC 2012

On 03/02/2012 01:00 PM, Matthias Runge wrote:
> On 02/03/12 12:52, Aleksandar Kurtakov wrote:
>> If a maintainer doesn't respond to a bug repord with the status 
>> new in a week - give commit rights to the reporter in pkgdb
>> so he/she can fix it himself.
> I kind a' like this proposal. You're speaking of current package
> maintainers getting commit rights automatically after a timespan,
> right?
> What about bug reporter being unable to fix the mentioned bug?
> And does the bug-reporter get his right revoked after a time
> (automatically?)

Yes, I would be afraid that reporters won't be able to fix it properly.
Even if I'm a provenpackager, I don't commit into packages not related
to mine.


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