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Re: DEP 15: Reserved namespace for DD-approved non-maintainer changes




]] Sean Whitton 

> Per the DEP:
> 
> > it is very useful for a maintainer to know that a change has been
> > approved by someone who has been trusted by the project with the
> > technical ability to NMU the package
> 
> This would be much more cumbersome to achieve with PRs.

I'm not sure why this is very useful.  It can, in some cases, be a
useful data point, but in general, as the maintainer, I'll want to
review the patch in the same way no matter whether it came from somebody
with a key in the keyring or not.

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