On Sat, Aug 05, 2017 at 02:15:16PM +0500, Andrey Rahmatullin wrote:
> Besides, while it doesn't imply you shouldn't make an upload that only
> changes the maintainer (unlike 5.9.5. Adopting a package), I think it's
> the usual practice to not make such upload.
For people who are orphaning their own packages it is relatively common.
Many tools work based on the O: bug and it is also required for
coordinating who will adopt a package, so that is clearly the
important part. But the BTS forwards emails based on Maintainer.
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