Proposal for revitalizing the sponsorship process for packaging

Horst H. von Brand vonbrand at
Wed May 2 03:34:09 UTC 2012

Vít Ondruch <vondruch at> wrote:
> Dne 26.4.2012 18:13, Alec Leamas napsal(a):
> > On 04/26/2012 05:49 PM, Michael Schwendt wrote:
> >> On Thu, 26 Apr 2012 17:32:17 +0200, AL (Alec) wrote:


> I am thinking about some "dumping" repository, where people would dump
> their packages and they would need almost no qualification. Of course
> using such packages would be without any warranty. The packages would
> not be owned by anybody, so everybody would improve them (or
> eventually corrupt them ;)). Once somebody would be interested enough
> to become official maintainer, he would apply to official review and
> the package would get into official Fedora repo.

There are several personal repos around, this is sort of what you
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