Re: [DebianIndia] regarding debian developer (fwd)
- On Thu, 23 Feb 2006, Y Giridhar Appaji Nag wrote:
> On 06/02/23 10:59 -0000, chat_cpandey said ...Yes, using the BTS is key. Remember Debian maintainers are doing this in their
>> get any reply from him. I want to contribute to debian but not getting
>> the hook, where to proceed. plz dont tell me to go to
> File a bug in the Debian BTS detailing the problem that you are trying
> to solve and attach a patch with the bug report. This is how you should
spare time and they can often get busy. I know I sometimes overlook stuff in
my personal mail. The BTS helps prevent that. See http://bugs.debian.org/ for
> maintaineers of orphan packages but didnt get any reply. has any
> Which packages are these?Yes. This procedure is detailed in the developers reference which is essential
> Orphaned packages are up for adoption, so you should retitle the bug to
> replace the O: with an ITA:, and add patches to the bugs that you want to
> fix, make a source package with those fixes, get the package reviewed by
> folks on debian-mentors and ask some debian developer to upload it to
> the archive for you.
reading. It is available as a package or on the Debian site.
When you have packages ready, let me know and I will be happy to sponsor you.
Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar@...>
La Salle Debain - http://www.braincells.com/debian/