Permissions Reorg: Unifying Sponsorship

Daniel Holbach daniel.holbach at
Fri Feb 26 10:48:41 GMT 2010

Hello everybody,

On 24.02.2010 15:19, Daniel Holbach wrote:
> as we didn't get to it the last time in the meeting, here's my proposal
> for unifying sponsorship.
> At the moment we use ~ubuntu-universe-sponsors and ~ubuntu-main-sponsors
> as a means for us to queue up patches/branches that need looking at.
> With the new permissions model this is not suitable any more. Instead I
> went ahead and updated the sponsoring overview that 1) shows which
> packagesets a package is part of and 2) if the person who last commented
> was somebody who can upload the package, is a developer generally or isn't.
> Now I think it makes sense to move to a unified ~ubuntu-sponsors team
> that will make the process even easier.
> The discussion on the mailing list was not controversial at all, so I'd
> like to have your go-ahead to implement the changes mentioned above.

thanks a lot, Mark and Matt, for voting - any other opinions and votes?

Have a great day,

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