On 25 August, 2014,
started the public development of
vdev, based on the system he'd been using for himself for years: a static device manager. It came to replace
udevthat was being absorbed by
systemd. Jude's program were to become a flagship product of the Debian
that later formed Devuan. Until 9 months ago, Jude contributed to
vdev, but life caught up on him and he had to stop this endeavor. On August 8, he
announced he would stop developing
. Discussions about
vdevcontinued on the DNG mailing list, until 2 months ago,
started working on the development of
and made a lot more improvements since. But he's not yet part of the
Hereby I'm asking:
+1 to accept Ralph in the team
Yes, I'd be prepared to take on official maintenance of vdev. I may need some guidance (more than once) as to the particulars of that commitment, but I believe I have the ability and time to do this a fair while into the future.
+1 for transfer
big up Ralph!
Please note that I've created a merge request to bring in my fork changes to the master branch here, but I haven't accepted it yet, in case there are reasons to not merge. As a tentative plan, I'll leave it as is some few weeks or so, then merge and do the hands-on for new package version numbers to mark the occasion.