[development] adoption for 'abandoned' modules?

Allie Micka allie at pajunas.com
Fri Jan 19 17:54:55 UTC 2007

On Jan 19, 2007, at 11:50 AM, andrew morton wrote:

> On 1/19/07, Ray Zimmerman <rz10 at cornell.edu> wrote:
>> Another possible option is something that is used at my university
>> for mailing list owners. Once a year I get an e-mail saying that I
>> have to "renew" it (i.e. basically, acknowledge that I still exist
>> and have a need for it) within some window of time or it gets  
>> disabled.
> I think this is the best idea proposed so far. A regular email ping
> and a method for maintainers to specifically abandon a module sounds
> great.

This is already occurring in the form of Drupal releases.

Allie Micka
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