On Fri, Feb 9, 2018 at 10:24 AM, Julian Gilbey <julian-pk...@d-and-j.net>
wrote:

> On Fri, Feb 09, 2018 at 10:04:16AM +0100, Michael Stapelberg wrote:
> > On Fri, Feb 9, 2018 at 9:51 AM, Julian Gilbey <jul...@d-and-j.net>
> wrote:
> > Not sure I follow. The commit in question
> > is https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/pkg-go/packages/go-mtpfs.
> git/commit/?id=8a3abc16fe869de1825b5ce415f672ca50d0e02f,
> > which moves you to Uploaders, like everyone else in team-maintained
> packages.
> > See http://pkg-go.alioth.debian.org/packaging.html for the corresponding
> > guidelines:
> > > A package maintained within the team should have the name of the team
> either
> > in the Maintainer field or in the Uploaders field. We spell the team
> like this:
> > Debian Go Packaging Team <pkg-go-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>.
> > This
> > enables the team to have an overview of its packages on the DDPO website.
> > > Putting the team in Maintainers is a strong statement that fully
> collaborative
> > maintenance is preferred. Anyone can commit to the git repository and
> upload as
> > needed. A courtesy email to Uploaders can be nice but not required.
> > Given that the package already lived in the pkg-go namespace on alioth,
> I had
> > assumed the incorrect Maintainer field was just an oversight. I
> apologize if I
> > understood your intent wrong.
>
> I'm happy to make that change.  But because I hadn't been thinking in
> terms of team maintainance until now, I would have been entirely
> unaware that this change had been made until I tried to push some
> other change to the git repository, had I not happened to see the
> upload message posted to this list.  So if there are any other
> packages in a similar situation, please do let the maintainer know
> that you're making such a change in advance of doing so!
>

Noted for the future, thanks!


>
> Now that this change has been done, I must just be careful to use a
> slightly different workflow in future, doing a git pull before
> starting to work on a package, in case someone from the wider team has
> made a change that I hadn't noticed.
>

Indeed, yes :)


>
> Best wishes,
>
>    Julian
>



-- 
Best regards,
Michael
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