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Re: Requesting maintainership for KiCad manifest on flathub.org
Am Montag, den 18.05.2020, 19:35 +0200 schrieb Nick Østergaard:
> Yeah, hence there are probably no one here that can give you
> maintainer ship, unfortunately. :/
My original intent for asking here was not asking someone on this list
to give me maintainer rights, but rather if somebody from the core
packagers/devs would be wanting to take over the flathub maintainership
Anyhow, I have just asked over on flathub  if they would be giving me
maintainership rights. Let's see what comes out of this.
> On Sat, 16 May 2020 at 16:10, Johannes Maibaum <jmaibaum@xxxxxxxxx>
> > Hi Nick,
> > Am Samstag, den 16.05.2020, 15:50 +0200 schrieb Nick Østergaard:
> > I am not aware of who the maintainer of the flatpak is, nor do I
> > think he may follow this list closely.
> > From what I can say, so far the flatpak has been maintained by
> > whoever sent in a PR, and it was updated whenever one of the main
> > flathub maintainers found time to review the PR.
> > Johannes
> > But it would certanly be good to get the package updated to be on
> > part with other packages.
> > Nick
> > 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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