port maintainers

Adam Mercer ram at macports.org
Tue Aug 5 06:48:10 PDT 2008

On Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 6:38 AM, Michael Thon <mike.thon at gmail.com> wrote:
> I am listed as the maintainer for one port - ncbi_tools and I have a
> few other ports that I would like to submit to the repository.
> According to the macports guide, I should be using subversion to
> maintain my ports.  You probably don't want me mucking about in your
> subversion repo until you are confident that I know what I'm doing.  I
> should probably submit my port changes/updates through trac.  In that
> case, should I still be listed as the maintainer, even though I don't
> have commit privileges?

Yes, the maintainer field specifies who to contact regarding the port.



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