[aur-general] TU Application - Ike Devolder

Peter Lewis plewis at aur.archlinux.org
Thu Mar 1 03:47:03 EST 2012

Hi Ike,

Thanks for applying :-)

On Thursday 01 Mar 2012 08:33:17 Ike Devolder wrote:
> Currently I'm using Archlinux as my primary operating system for over 6
> years and for several years I'm maintaining a small number of packages in
> AUR[1]. I also keep a repository with arch packages for everyone to use[2]
> and view the pkgbuilds on github[3]. Originally the repository got created
> so i could easily install some non-{core,extra,community}-packages on my
> different computers.

I had a quick look, and these packages all look pretty good to me. It seems 
that you know your way around.

> I would like to become a TU for several reasons:
> - bring in some packages from AUR to community
>   - apper (kde packagekit frontend, the gnome/gtk ones are already in)
>   - lcdproc (drive your lcd displays)
>   - closure-{compiler,linter} (googles javascript toys)
>   - vim-qt (or provide a patch for addition to the extra package)

It would be nice to see another TU interested in KDE / Qt things :-)

> Last but not least, my sponsor is Stéphane Gaudreault.

This is a bit picky of me, but technically the sponsor is supposed to be a TU 
and as far as I can tell Stéphane is a dev rather than a TU...

Good luck with the application!


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