Request for packagset maintenance team for the kernel packages

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Tue Apr 13 08:54:58 BST 2010

On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 09:02:48PM +0100, Mark Shuttleworth wrote:
> On 12/04/10 04:30, Emmet Hikory wrote:
> > In the absence of a specific request by the deelopers concerned, it
> > seems appropriate that the Developer Membership Board remain the
> > administrator of this new team.
> [...]
> My one concern would be that it's also an area where we've had quite a
> lot of Canonical folks join who don't have a generalist / packaging /
> distro background. In the past, we've been careful to go through a very
> transparent process (here) before permissions were granted. I'd want to
> retain some sort of transparency to reassure the broader community that
> the same values remained in place.

The Developer Membership Board will be the administrator of the team, so
presumably they can be expected to apply the same standards that they
already do for the kernel developers they've processed.

 - mdz

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