[fedora-java] groovy in dire need of a co-maintainer

Matt Spaulding mspaulding06 at gmail.com
Mon Sep 17 15:48:40 UTC 2012


On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 3:31 AM, Johannes Lips <johannes.lips at gmail.com>wrote:

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> On Sun, Sep 16, 2012 at 9:06 PM, Matt Spaulding <mspaulding06 at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi Johannes,
>>
>> I think you've piqued my interest. I would be willing to help out if you
>> still need a co-maintainer.
>>
> Well of course, so far no one else stepped up. ;-)  Are you already a
> packager and have some experience with java packaging?
>

Yes, I'm a packager and have packaged/reviewed a few java packages (around
20 or so would be my guess).


> If yes, then I would be happy to approve your requests for ACL on the
> package in packagedb.
>

Great!


> The main task in the future would be to introduce groovy 2.0.0 into fedora
> which will need a considerable amount of work due to the new build system
> they are using.
> At the moment, all I do is updating the stable 1.8.X branch, so this could
> be your first task, since I think they released a new update recently.
>

Yep, it looks like they have Groovy 2.0.2 out now. Sounds good to me!


>
> Regards
> Johannes
>
>
>> Regards,
>> Matt
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Sep 12, 2012 at 1:16 PM, Johannes Lips <johannes.lips at gmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>> I was the groovy co-maintainer for quite a while now. The problem is
>>> that I don't have sufficient time any more to do enough development and
>>> work on packages I don't care much about.
>>> The original maintainer probably has the same problem and doesn't really
>>> care about the package, so I was the only one doing updates etc. in the
>>> last couple of months.
>>> I would be really glad if someone could step up and co-maintain the
>>> package. Otherwise I will release my co-maintainership in a short while.
>>>
>>> -johannes
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