Automating the NonResponsiveMaintainers policy

Karel Zak kzak at
Fri Mar 2 16:29:22 UTC 2012

On Fri, Mar 02, 2012 at 04:13:44PM +0000, "J├│hann B. Gu├░mundsson" wrote:
> Why do you think it's a bad idea automating a process that is now done
> manually?


 * After 2 attempts of no contact, the reporter asks if anyone knows how
   to contact the maintainer.

 * After another 7 days, the reporter posts a formal request to the
   fedora-devel list with the bug link.

 * If at least one FESCo member approves the takeover and no one objects
   within 3 days, the requester may take over the package. 


 Karel Zak  <kzak at>

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