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RE: FW: knockd package long-standing bug




-----Original Message-----
From: Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 
Sent: venerdì 17 maggio 2019 19:21
To: debian-user@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: FW: knockd package long-standing bug

> You could also consider just applying the patches which work for you and getting on with life. Bugs have been reported and not responded to. You have done your part; now it is up to someone else who is in a position to do something about it.
I was only trying to help, or at least find out if I could do it easily enough. It seemed like the right thing to do.

> Note that the Package Salvaging process "..is only intended for actively taking over maintainership."
> How an ordinary user would start the process doesn't appear to be documented.
Actually, it is documented pretty well! It's called an "NMU" [1].

BR,
Riccardo

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[1] https://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/developers-reference/ch05.en.html#nmu