List of push and release rights for core/apps/goodies

Nick Schermer nick at
Thu Dec 4 13:39:22 CET 2014

I don't see the point of this.

Personally when people contact the directly (and this happens often)
for help/bugs/patches etc I either delete the message or point them to
the mailing lists / bugzilla. I hardly ever reply with an actual

With those lists it is obvious personal contact will happen more
often; something I and a lot of other devs don't want. That is the
whole reason we always use ml or bugrackers: not only the code but
also communication is open.


On Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 12:54 PM, Steve Dodier-Lazaro
<sidnioulz at> wrote:
>> Would it make sense to have a "MAINTAINERS" file in each git repository.
>> That needs to be regulary updated though.
>> Maybe the AUTHORS file was ment to be like this, but maybe it was to
>> just list all 'authors' of all time.
>> --
>> Mark Trompell
> Could work if we have a list of "people with write permissions"
> instead, and afaik this information can already be queried so no need
> to add a file :-)
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