This is the mail archive of the mailing list for the Cygwin project.

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]
Other format: [Raw text]

generic-build-script maintainership (WAS Re: non-widget child "DropSiteManager" error)

[Changing to a more descriptive subject]

On Wed, 21 Jan 2004, Christopher Faylor wrote:

> [Dropping cygwin-xfree]
> On Wed, Jan 21, 2004 at 01:04:34PM -0500, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> >On Wed, 21 Jan 2004, Brian Ford wrote:
> >
> >> On Wed, 21 Jan 2004, Atwood, Robert C wrote:
> >>
> >> [snip]
> >> > Also I believe the following addition to the script would probably save
> >> > some people (like me) much headache ... suitably filled in where blank,
> >> > I don't quite get what all the different options are for.
> >>
> >> I agree.  PTC.  Please send them to cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com.
> >> Although, don't get your hopes up.  There has been another very useful
> >> patch to this script pending for a long time now, and it is not clear why
> >> it has not been accepted.
> >>
> >> I'm not sure who is in charge of the generic build script.  Maybe that is
> >> the problem.
> >
> >Technically, I think everyone believes that Chuck Wilson is officially in
> >charge of that.  However, he did mention recently that he'd be too busy to
> >do anything with the script for a while...  So, here's a question for the
> >powers-that-be of Cygwin-apps: who can approve patches to the
> >generic-build-script (and the generic-readme)?  Who can commit?  Or should
> >we just wait for Chuck?
> It's up to Chuck to pass the baton or grant checkin privileges.  If he
> is unresponsive here (which is unlikely in the extreme), then I'll make
> a decision.
> cgf

Does <> count as
(temporarily) passing the baton?
      |\      _,,,---,,_
ZZZzz /,`.-'`'    -.  ;-;;,_
     |,4-  ) )-,_. ,\ (  `'-'		Igor Pechtchanski, Ph.D.
    '---''(_/--'  `-'\_) fL	a.k.a JaguaR-R-R-r-r-r-.-.-.  Meow!

"I have since come to realize that being between your mentor and his route
to the bathroom is a major career booster."  -- Patrick Naughton

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]