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Re: Requesting maintainership for KiCad manifest on flathub.org


I am not aware of who the maintainer of the flatpak is, nor do I think he
may follow this list closely.

But it would certanly be good to get the package updated to be on part with
other packages.


lør. 16. maj 2020 12.27 skrev Johannes Maibaum <jmaibaum@xxxxxxxxx>:

> Hello KiCad team,
> during the past months, I have been updating the KiCad flatpak on
> flathub.org from time to time, via PRs to
> https://github.com/flathub/org.kicad_pcb.KiCad (I am preparing the
> update to KiCad 5.1.6 right now as well).
> There are a few pending issues with the current flatpak build manifest
> for KiCad which I'd like to address: Activating Python scripting
> support, adding the docs, and generally updating various dependencies
> would be my next steps.
> I was recently being asked by another user if I would like to request
> the maintainership of the KiCad manifest on flathub, and I am now
> contemplating to do so. But, since I did only contribute a few tiny-tiny
> things to KiCad in the past, I wanted to ask the core
> packagers/developers first, if anyone else would take over the
> maintainership instead?
> Cheers,
> Johannes
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