[aur-general] removal proposal for Ranguvar

Ionuț Bîru ibiru at archlinux.org
Sun Dec 5 10:00:11 EST 2010

On 12/05/2010 03:48 PM, Ranguvar wrote:
> Hello everyone,


> I first must apologize.  It is entirely my fault that I have been
> inactive as a TU.  I'm something of an unorganized individual, and I
> never got around to picking up some packages and putting them in
> [community], making an account there, or even voting.  I don't have an
> excuse besides that I do my best to maintain those packages which I
> have adopted, and I try to only adopt packages which I use myself,
> unless I have intimate knowledge with that software.  The majority of
> the packages I owned before becoming a TU were ineligible for
> [community] inclusion (or at least I thought at the time they were) --
> bin32-wine, ttf-ms-fonts-lic, dolphin-emu-svn{,-bin}, and
> firefox-pgo-* (dolphin I have given to another user who is more
> capable than I at maintaining that particular package, bin32-wine was
> replaced by [multilib], and ttf-ms-fonts-lic was removed in favor of
> ttf-ms-fonts).  I also maintain a few packages on my local machine,
> but those are unsuitable even for the AUR (custom
> kernel/x264/ffmpeg/mplayer/chromium).

if after the voting procedure you are still a TU, you can start sending 
me all the information to get an account on the dev panel.

> I also completely agree that these circumstances would warrant
> removal.  I do not expect to simply sit with that title and not do
> work beyond normal maintenance of AUR packages.
> I would like to ask, but am hesitant to do so, for a last chance.  If
> you would prefer that I ready several packages for [community]
> inclusion beforehand, I can do that.  Or if it is the collective
> belief of the other TUs that it would be prudent to remove me as a TU
> for inactivity and then leave it at that, either for a substantial
> time period or permanently, I will abide by that decision.

just want to remind everything that the same thing happened 6 months ago.



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