Feature request: more transparency
igloo at earth.li
Wed Jun 11 07:19:37 EDT 2008
On Mon, Jun 09, 2008 at 10:42:44PM +0000, Martin Erwig wrote:
> Ian Lynagh <igloo <at> earth.li> writes:
> > On Sun, Jun 08, 2008 at 01:17:47PM -0700, Donald Bruce Stewart wrote:
> > >
> > > The fgl library is in bad need of a maintainer
> > According to the cabal file, Martin Erwig is the maintainer. For an old,
> > stablish package he's pushed patches reasonably recently (Feb 2008).
> Both of you are right. I am not working actively on further FGL developments.
> Every now and then I receive new implementations or bug fixes, and also,
> of course, feature requests. I try to accommodate requests as much as
> possible, although I have refused requests for more radical restructuring
> (mostly because it would break existing code).
> So if there is an individual or a group of people who would like to "adopt"
> the FGL, that would be in principle fine with me. I don't know where the
> right place for such a discussion would be.
libraries@ or haskell@ and HWN are the places that make sense to ask for
maintainer volunteers IMO. In the mean time, if you don't have time to
deal with submitted patches etc at the moment then you could set the
maintainer to be libraries at haskell.org.
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