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Re: Hurd-i386 and kfreebsd-{i386,amd64} removal




On Sat, 2019-04-13 at 12:18 +0200, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> 
> He rightfully means he does not want patches, but patches getting
> submitted upstream, so he does not have to maintain them. A Debian
> package maintainer is not supposed to maintain patches long-term.

Then the question of which responsibilities a package maintainer has
should be investigated by the CTTE. It is not reasonable that a porter
should submit patches to multiple upstreams (really many) when the
package maintainer is (and should be) the natural interface to a single
upstream...