Ubuntu Gnus Package Maintainer

Matthew Palmer mpalmer at hezmatt.org
Tue Jun 27 22:45:57 UTC 2006

On Tue, Jun 27, 2006 at 04:25:14PM +0100, Daniel Carrera wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-27-06 at 11:12 -0400, Kenneth Jacker wrote:
> > Does anyone know who is responsible for the Dapper 'gnus' package?
> > 
> >     http://packages.ubuntu.com/dapper/news/gnus
> $ aptitude show gnus | grep Maintainer
> Maintainer: Manoj Srivastava <srivasta at debian.org>

Note that Manoj is the *Debian* maintainer for gnus.  He may not welcome
random questions about the Ubuntu version of the package.

In general, there is no person responsible for individual packages in
Ubuntu, it's all team based.  This means no Single Point of Failure, but
also no Single Point of Responsibility.  I'm still not sure which problem is

- Matt

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