Bugzilla proxy-maintainer template
On 10/16/11 11:32, Torsten Veller wrote:
* "Markos Chandras (hwoarang)"<firstname.lastname@example.org>:
add note about default comment in bugs. Add template
+<title>Bugs assigned to email@example.com</title>
+<p>Developers who participate in this project should encourage users to participate in this project when they notice a open bug for an orphaned package.<uri link="default-comment.txt">This</uri> template (or a similar one) can be used to inform users about this project.
This package has no maintainer so this bug may go unnoticed for a long time.
Gentoo has a dedicated team for assisting users in maintaining orphaned
packages. If you are interested in maintaining this package, please contact
Did you consider to ask the bugzilla maintainers to add a "Note" like
the one for security bugs? Maybe it can also be shown early in the
I am asking because the number of "sunrise" mails via maintainer-wanted
and now the expected "proxy-maint" info mails via maintainer-needed are
Right, I didn't think of that. We could possibly do the same with
sunrise too. However, a comment draws more attention than a bugzilla note.
Markos Chandras / Gentoo Linux Developer / Key ID: B4AFF2C2