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Proposal: Restrict ubuntugis privileges, and move email lists
ubuntugis users and developers,
It is great to see increased activity in the UbuntuGIS space again.
As administrator, I've been seeing a new ubuntugis member every week or
so. (Welcome if you have just joined us).
If you want to jump in and help out, or give some advice, then please
do. I'm still a newbie, and am learning the ropes as I go.
Our next step, as proposed by Alan Boudreault, is to activate
UbuntuGIS's Personal Package Archive (PPA) to store the ubuntu .deb
files we create. As recommended by other Ubuntu developers, we should
limit the people who have access to trusted project developers.
What I'd propose is that we unregister all current UbuntuGIS developers
from UbuntuGIS, invite everyone to join a new ubuntu@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
email list (which doesn't exist yet), then invite developers back into
the UbuntuGIS group as people start doing development/packaging and need
Please speak up if you have an opinion on this. If a better idea doesn't
surface within 3 days, I'll put this into place, ask osgeo to create an
email list for us, then invite everyone to join the new email list.
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