Fwd: Re: Looking for new Debian maintainers for courier-mta packages
Hi Markus, I hope you don't mind me forwarding your email to the courier-users
mailing-list. There are some users their that wold be very interested in uptodate
packages for stretch that would hopefully also filter down to the ubuntu repos.
it's certainly a bit late, but I'd like to adopt the courier mta
packages, as stated in the wnpp bugs. (Stumbled over this old mail only
On 12/06/2016 03:04 PM, Ondřej Surý wrote:
> I have filled RFH (Request for Help) bug on courier package, but nobody
> responded so far. Today I have changed that to RFA (Request for
> Adoption) and I intend to properly orphan the packages before stretch
> release and remove them from next Debian stable release. Well, unless
> somebody comes up and makes a hard promise to take care of all Courier
> MTA till Debian stretch (next stable) end-of-life and becomes
Well, that's hard to promise, but I'll try to get courier ready for
stretch, in the first place. If that effort isn't successful, it should
better be dropped from stretch.
> Please note that the bug list on src:courier is rather long:
> https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/pkgreport.cgi?repeatmerged=no&src=courier > (143 filled bugs) and it will need some time to comb through the list,
> close the non-issues, fix the Debian related bugs and forward the
> appropriate bugs to upstream. I would suggest it might be better this
> would be a team effort.
While I'm a long-time courier user and DD, I clearly don't qualify as a
team. I'd certainly appreciate help and would instantly hand over
maintenance to one.