[aur-general] TU Application

Bob Finch w9ya at qrparci.net
Thu Oct 9 09:53:06 EDT 2008

It would be nicer yet to acknowledged the original contributor with
something like "Original Contributor".

I know it has been odd to discover a PKGBUILD I wrote years ago show up with
someone else's name on it !!

Very best regards;

Bob FInch

On Thu, Oct 9, 2008 at 1:41 AM, Evangelos Foutras <foutrelis at gmail.com>wrote:

> stefan-husmann at t-online.de wrote:
>> What should I add myself as, when adopting a package, if not using the
>>>    Maintainer tag? "Contributor" maybe?
>> Yes!
> Actually, I just read a wiki entry[1] on this which clears things up.
> # Maintainer: the maintainer responsible for this pkg in the official
> repositories
> # Contributor: the person who wrote the first PKGBUILD for this package
> So I shouldn't add myself at all to packages I adopt. :o
> /me goes to update his adopted packages.
> ----------------
> [1] http://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/ABS_PKGBUILD_Explained
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