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Re: [Idea] Debian User Repository? (Not simply mimicing AUR)




Paul Wise <pabs@xxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> On Sun, Apr 7, 2019 at 10:14 PM Peter Silva <peter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> We would love to be able to upstream to debian, but haven't figured it out
>
> The process is pretty simple, but reliant on the limited number of
> Debian members who do package sponsorship. The ones we do have are
> fairly active though. The process is essentially; fix any quality
> issues, upload source packages to mentors.d.n, file a request for
> sponsor and reply to any responses you get.

For some fields, there are also additional possibilities: If you put
your packages into a Debian Pure Blend (like Debian Science, or Debian
Astro) and follow their rules, chances are big that someone from there
does the mentorship rather quickly.

Best

Ole