On Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:53:54 +0300 Andrew Savchenko wrote: > On Thu, 3 Nov 2016 11:15:07 +0100 Jason A. Donenfeld wrote: [...] > > (Sometimes it's even > > me who's doing the touching!) My instinctive reaction is always, > > "can't everybody calm down and be happy somebody is doing your work > > for you?" The answer to this question is, of course, that it depends > > who the developer is and how competent you are. > > > > So, nothing new here. I don't want to bikeshed about it. Business as usual. > > > > I thought I'd do something loose and informal to rectify the problem. > > See my package-policy.txt on my developer space: > > > > http://dev.gentoo.org/~zx2c4/package-policy.txt > > It is likely that nobody will read this file. If you want to allow > people to modify your stuff faster than the policy above says, put > this somewhere in ebuilds as a comment. If you want to deny people > to touch your stuff when they are within the rules, you can't do > that (e.g. if you will go AWOL, your packages will still need care).
A field in metadata.xml was suggested in another thread . Looks like proper way to go.  https://archives.gentoo.org/gentoo-dev/message/fb62556cfad6b19739e071e4502a27ba Best regards, Andrew Savchenko
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