[arch-dev-public] bitlbee maintainer
dieter at plaetinck.be
Tue May 18 12:36:15 EDT 2010
On Tue, 18 May 2010 11:23:01 -0500
Aaron Griffin <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 11:18 AM, Dieter Plaetinck
> <dieter at plaetinck.be> wrote:
> > Hi guys,
> > $ sudo pacman -Sy >/dev/null
> > $ pacman -Si bitlbee | grep Packager
> > Packager : Andrea Scarpino <andrea at archlinux.org>
> > but http://www.archlinux.org/packages/?q=bitlbee says this package
> > is an orphan?
> > what explains the difference between my -Si and the packages
> > webinterface?
> Packager != Maintainer all the time. The packager is set by makepkg
> when someone builds something. Andrea could have rebuilt bitlbee for a
> library change, or something of the sort
I see. I thought it might had something to do with the accidental
orphanages we had a while ago.
So, anyone who wants to maintain bitlbee? surely there must be a
developer/packager using it, because it rocks :)
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