On Sat, Aug 12, 2017 at 12:57 AM, Tom Lee <deb...@tomlee.co> wrote:
> I'm potentially interested in picking up the Debian packaging for nanomsg,
> just a few questions:
Awesome; thanks for reaching out!
> First, you mentioned upstream hasn't been especially responsive. Have they
> simply not looked at / commented on patches that you've offered up,
> expressed disinterest in figuring out the compatibility issues once the
> issue was brought to their attention, ignored bug reports ... what exactly
> is/was happening there?
It's a bit of both. They've been responsive in the past, but they
haven't had a new release for a little over a year, and their bug
tracker shows several branches mostly-ready to be merged that have
been sitting around.
> Second, though I currently maintain a few Debian packages I'm not an
> "accredited" DM capable of uploading my own packages. Would you be okay
> acting as a sponsor for uploads? If not, I'll need to ask around.
I'd be happy to sponsor your packages in for nanomsg.