pausing from EPEL. Orphaning my packages?

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at
Sun Jun 28 18:03:41 UTC 2009

On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 1:46 AM, Patrice Dumas<pertusus at> wrote:
> Hello,
> Since the switch to koji I cannot rebuild my packages anymore as I am
> on debian, and there is no way to install koji cleanly
> I don't know exactly what to do in that case. Orphan my packages? Search
> for co-maintainers who, upon receiving cvs commit, would build the package?
> If somebody is interested in that, please put you at least in
> watchcommits and commit for my EPEL packages (and preferably also in
> watchbugzilla and I would gladly accept full co-maintainer).
> In any case my packages will new maintainers for EL-6 since I won't
> maintain them myself given that I am not in fedora anymore -- though I
> could co-maintain them, like I do for my former fedora packages.

Hello Patrice, thankyou for all your help and work in the past. How
many packages do you currently maintain? It would probably be good to
work on a transition plan sot hat the 4,5, and 6 releases are covered.

Stephen J Smoogen. -- BSD/GNU/Linux
How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed
in a naughty world. = Shakespeare. "The Merchant of Venice"

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