Mail Archives: cygwin-apps/2002/06/14/19:16:02
Charles Wilson wrote:
> Charles Wilson wrote:
>> I propose to transfer maintainership of the popt and libpopt0
>> packages to Nicholas Wourms. Nicholas has agreed to take over if the
>> list agrees. I think this is a good move for several reasons:
>> 1) one less package for me to maintain (yippee!)
>> 2) Nicholas is currently working with Gerritt and Harold to provide
>> db2, db3, and db4 packages. db, and popt, are both needed for a
>> working setup-installable RPM package, which is Nicholas's focused
>> goal right now. So there's a certain synergy.
>> 3) Nicholas has been working with the folks who maintain RPM -- and
>> popt -- so he is in a better position than I to push bugfixes to popt
>> If there are no objections, then today's popt-1.6.4-4 package will be
>> the last one published by me; future ones will come from Nicholas.
> Hearing no objections, I hereby decree that Nicholas is the new popt
> maintainer for cygwin. Unless he backs out, of course. Nicholas?
Ready and willing ;-).
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