Debian Bug report logs - #652432
RFP: v3c-dcom -- Baby steps to DCOM

Package: wnpp; Maintainer for wnpp is wnpp@debian.org;

Reported by: Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>

Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2011 05:51:01 UTC

Severity: wishlist

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, contact@philipashmore.com, debian-devel@lists.debian.org, wnpp@debian.org:
Bug#652432; Package wnpp. (Sat, 17 Dec 2011 05:51:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to contact@philipashmore.com, debian-devel@lists.debian.org, wnpp@debian.org. (Sat, 17 Dec 2011 05:51:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #5 received at submit@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: ITP: v3c-dcom -- Baby steps to DCOM
Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2011 05:50:11 +0000
Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>

* Package name    : v3c-dcom
  Version         : 0.5.0-01
  Upstream Author : Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>
* URL             : http://sourceforge.net/projects/v3c-dcom/
* License         : LGPL
  Programming Lang: C, C++, m4
  Description     : Baby steps to DCOM




Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, wnpp@debian.org, Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>:
Bug#652432; Package wnpp. (Sat, 17 Dec 2011 10:24:29 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to martin f krafft <madduck@debian.org>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to wnpp@debian.org, Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>. (Sat, 17 Dec 2011 10:24:35 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at 652432@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: martin f krafft <madduck@debian.org>
To: Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>
Cc: 652423@bugs.debian.org, 652425@bugs.debian.org, 652429@bugs.debian.org, 652432@bugs.debian.org, 652433@bugs.debian.org, 652435@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Insufficient descriptions
Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2011 11:15:21 +0100
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Philip,

you probably didn't see the message
<20111214130827.GA19514@fishbowl.rw.madduck.net>. I have an issue
with your ITPs, because your short descriptions are pretty
meaningless ("baby steps to DCOM") and you provided no long
descriptions in the bug reports you filed to announce your ITPs.

Please make sure that the packages you are about to create have
meaningful short and long descriptions, which enable an interested
user to get a good grasp of what s/he is looking at.

Also, in the future, please put the same amount of care into the
ITPs from the start.

Cheers,

-- 
 .''`.   martin f. krafft <madduck@d.o>      Related projects:
: :'  :  proud Debian developer               http://debiansystem.info
`. `'`   http://people.debian.org/~madduck    http://vcs-pkg.org
  `-  Debian - when you have better things to do than fixing systems
 
on the other hand, you have different fingers.
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Bug#652432; Package wnpp. (Sat, 17 Dec 2011 11:51:14 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to wnpp@debian.org. (Sat, 17 Dec 2011 11:51:18 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #15 received at 652432@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>
To: 652432@bugs.debian.org
Cc: debian-devel <debian-devel@lists.debian.org>
Subject: Re: Bug#652432: Acknowledgement (ITP: v3c-dcom -- Baby steps to DCOM)
Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2011 11:42:24 +0000
Long description:
 v3c-dcom provides a plug-in system as an alternative COM implementation.
 Unlike COM, v3c-dcom encourages the use of "sandboxes" of registered 
plug-ins,
 so allowing per site, per-group, per-user, per-program and per-job 
sandboxes,
 allowing virtually unlimited configuration and customization.
 Users and client programs can even create sandboxes on the fly.
 .
 Using COM's naming scheme aims at reducing the learning curve for those
 familiar with COM, as does the tiny ATL implementation for C++ developers.





Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, wnpp@debian.org, Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>:
Bug#652432; Package wnpp. (Mon, 27 May 2013 13:28:26 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Lucas Nussbaum <lucas@debian.org>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to wnpp@debian.org, Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>. (Mon, 27 May 2013 13:28:26 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #20 received at 652432@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Lucas Nussbaum <lucas@debian.org>
To: 652432@bugs.debian.org
Cc: control@bugs.debian.org
Subject: v3c-dcom: changing back from ITP to RFP
Date: Mon, 27 May 2013 15:24:21 +0200
retitle 652432 RFP: v3c-dcom -- Baby steps to DCOM
noowner 652432
tag 652432 - pending
thanks

Hi,

This is an automatic email to change the status of v3c-dcom back from ITP
(Intent to Package) to RFP (Request for Package), because this bug hasn't seen
any activity during the last 12 months.

If you are still interested in adopting v3c-dcom, please send a mail to
<control@bugs.debian.org> with:

 retitle 652432 ITP: v3c-dcom -- Baby steps to DCOM
 owner 652432 !
 thanks

However, it is not recommended to keep ITP for a long time without acting on
the package, as it might cause other prospective maintainers to refrain from
packaging that software. It is also a good idea to document your progress on
this ITP from time to time, by mailing <652432@bugs.debian.org>.

Thank you for your interest in Debian,
-- 
Lucas, for the QA team <debian-qa@lists.debian.org>



Changed Bug title to 'RFP: v3c-dcom -- Baby steps to DCOM' from 'ITP: v3c-dcom -- Baby steps to DCOM' Request was from Lucas Nussbaum <lucas@debian.org> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Mon, 27 May 2013 13:30:25 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Removed annotation that Bug was owned by Philip Ashmore <contact@philipashmore.com>. Request was from Lucas Nussbaum <lucas@debian.org> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Mon, 27 May 2013 13:30:26 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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