Homebrew packages for OS X updated for 2.7.0
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Thu Feb 25 08:44:14 UTC 2016
>>>>> Richard Wilbur <richard.wilbur at gmail.com> writes:
> One of Robert Collins' plugins which he asked to be adopted by someone
> else was 'bzr-dbus'. This currently has Maintainer set to 'Bazaar
> Developers' <=> ~bzr but Driver is set to Robert Collins. I'm
> guessing in this case that the call for adoption implies we should set
> Driver to ~bzr, as well.
I think that's appropriate indeed.
>> The issue arise if the copyright have to change (a plugin merged into
>> core), there is no issue for the orphans if their copyright stay the
> So is there a necessary change in copyright required to merge a plugin
> into core?
For bzr itself, contributors should go to
http://www.ubuntu.com/legal/contributors and sign the contributor
Some people object to that.
> In that case, if can't negotiate with the original authors the
> copyright change, it sounds a lot simpler to go on maintaining the
> Do we have other options aside from reimplementing the feature in
Well, one is to just use the plugin as is ;) Nothing wrong with that IMHO.
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