Maintainer/XSBC-Original-Maintainer in Ubuntu packages

James Westby jw+debian at
Sun Jun 14 23:26:22 BST 2009

On Mon, 2009-06-15 at 00:02 +0200, Siegfried-Angel wrote:
> 2009/6/14 James Westby <jw+debian at>:
> > When you upload a new package you can ask the person you uploaded it
> > for to subscribe to the bug mail then and there. If they don't do even
> > this simple thing then will force-subscribing them make much of a
> > difference?
> You can't subscribe until once the package has gone through NEW, and
> it's easy to forget by then. That's even happened to myself and I
> didn't discover that I had missed some bug reports for packages I
> maintain until one day I got bored and looked at the status of all my
> packages.

That's not true. The record is created the moment that the package hits
the queue.

I'm subscribed to

but it's not published in Ubuntu yet.



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