return of the mpalyer package?!
Miguel A. Colón Vélez
debian.micove at gmail.com
Thu Jul 16 12:12:06 UTC 2015
On Thu, Jul 16, 2015 at 6:34 AM, Fabian Greffrath <fabian at debian.org> wrote:
> Hi all,
> has anyone seen this yet?
> Does anyone know what is going on, has anyone been informed, has anyone
> been contacted by the package maintainer or sponsor (CC:ed)?
> I mean, even if this package was removed from unstable and was not in
> jessie, it is still a pkg-multimedia package, or not? So this tastes
> like package hijack to me. Please clarify.
I saw the ITP on 2014-12-01 and contacted the person on IRC the same
day (~2 weeks after the ITP).
micove> hello ... I'm from the debian multimedia team .... I was about
to commit some changes to the git repo but I noticed that you had
filed a ITP
<micove> would you like to join the team?
<frozencemetery> hi, nice to meet you. Sure; I'd love to cooperate
with you all! This is my first debian package, so apologies if I'm a
little slow on thing
He joined the #debian-multimedia channel since that day. My
understanding was that he was going to formally join the team and help
maintain the package under the team umbrella. I had not heard from him
since that day so I assumed he was no longer interested in packaging
I was in contact with Reinhard and he had reviewed (not sure if he has
seen the last 10 commits)
and seemed pleased with the packaging. I already finished all my
changes as of 20 hours ago and since the transitional FFmpeg hit
experimental a few hours ago it compiles with the new FFmpeg package
names. Reinhard may have more information about the status of the
package in the team.
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