[Catalog-sig] Updating a package

Ben Finney ben+python at benfinney.id.au
Tue Jan 4 23:21:55 CET 2011

Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> writes:

> It seems to me that if there is a disjunction between listing owner
> and package author/maintainer, then the owner should also be listed
> with email so one can send such requests.


What arguments are there for having packages maintained by people whose
contact details are hard to find? I can't think of any that outweigh the
problems caused by maintainers with contact details that are
hard-to-find or absent.

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Ben Finney

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