How do I find the maintainers of a package ?

Nathanael D. Noblet nathanael at
Tue Oct 23 18:49:01 UTC 2012

On 10/23/2012 12:39 PM, Alain Williams wrote:
> Hi,
> when maintaining/configuring my systems I occasionally make changes that I think
> would be generally useful. What is the easiest way of bringing an idea to the
> attention of a package maintainer .... if he likes the idea I would then collect
> up & push what I have done, etc.
> I have looked at the URL below, but it does not give what I want:
> The package that I am looking at today is dhcp. If you have more than one
> interface and need different parameters on each interface the current setup does
> not work - mine does and cleanly drops back to the current config.

You should be able to email packagename-owner at and it 
will get to whoever owns the package. One caveat is make sure its the 
*package name* as the src.rpm would be named, not the sub-packages it 
may produce.

Nathanael d. Noblet
t 403.875.4613

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