[maemo-developers] Maemo extras repository package uploader/maintainer verification?

From: Nathan Anderson nathan at andersonsplace.net
Date: Fri Jan 22 18:17:47 EET 2010
Ok, I think I must be confused; I was under the impression that you leave
the maintainer field alone if all you are doing it packaging it up for the
maemo platform.    I don't actually "maintain" any of the code for several
of the projects that I have uploaded.   All I've done is did the work to
"package" it up.
Am I supposed to put in the maintainer field my name, or leave it as the
original team that wrote it.  The only thing I change is the changelog to
show that the program was packaged by me.  (i.e. sword library, kernel



-----Original Message-----
From: maemo-developers-bounces at maemo.org
[mailto:maemo-developers-bounces at maemo.org] On Behalf Of Simon Pickering
Sent: Friday, January 22, 2010 7:00 AM
To: 'Jeremiah Foster'; maemo-developers at maemo.org
Subject: RE: Maemo extras repository package uploader/maintainer


> > What checks there are in place to verify that the package uploader 
> > and the package maintainer field (shown to people who install the 
> > packages) match?

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