On 07/07/2011 11:54 PM, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 07, 2011 at 13:06:12 +1000,
> Amit Saha<email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, Jul 7, 2011 at 4:23 AM, Jesse Keating<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> I no longer have a need/care for these packages, they are up for grabs:
>> I haven't maintained a package before, but I am looking for a starting
>> point and I would like to take up contacts.
> Note that you need a sponsor to become a packager. The requirements have
> loosened a bit in that you don't need to submit a new package for review.
> But a sponsor is likely to want some demostration that you have enough
> knowledge to start being a packager.
Thanks Bruno for the tip!
So, here goes an open request for sponsor. Is anyone interested in
sponsoring me? I learn fast, so after the initial discussions I should
be able to do things on my own. It won't be baby-sitting for too long!
My current Fedora activities include a "Ready for Wrangler" Fedora
Scientific Spin  and i have few plans regarding the future trajectory
of the SciTech SIG, which is where I intend to involve myself heavily.
However, maintaining the "contacts" package looked an interesting place