REVU - Cleanup of the "Needs Review" section

Charliej cjsmo at
Sun Nov 2 02:39:55 GMT 2008

On Sun, 2008-11-02 at 00:57 +0100, Siegfried Gevatter (RainCT) wrote:
> Hey,
> There's currently a quite big list of packages in the "Needs review"
> section of REVU, many of which date back from several months ago.
> I'm pondering on running a script to move all those which don't have
> "jaunty" in debian/copyright to the "Needs work" section, leaving a
> comment asking to change it to "jaunty", check the standards version
> and some general recommendations (or perhaps just a link to a new wiki
> page), so that we get ride of all those packages whose author isn't
> coming back or which still need work anyway. I do understand that this
> could be annoying for some users, though, so I'm asking here to hear
> some more thoughts. Does anyone have strong objections to this?
> On a related topic, I want to encourage y'all to open
> right now on your web browser and start
> reviewing something :). Also note that the first REVU Day this cycle
> is planned for next week, Friday 7 (I'll send a reminder for this
> again one or two days before).
> Regards,
> -- 
> Siegfried-Angel Gevatter Pujals (RainCT)
> Ubuntu Developer. Debian Contributor.

Please do!  My package Quickplay is updated for jaunty and ready for
REVU.  Anyone feel up to it? :)

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