From: Nicolas BALKOTA <n.2004@cr...> - 2004-11-15 23:28:00
I would like to help the fink project even though I do not have enough
time (32 hrs of lectures per week... pfff) to massively engage
I have seen that some packages lacks maintainers and some others need
I am not a great developer, but I just wonder if it could be possible
to help, simply by some sort of uploading a package that I managed to
compile and that *seems* to work on my machine.
I don't think I am ready to be a full time maintainer but as many
packages are only available as sources, I simply wondered if I could
help by compiling and quick testing some stuff...
For example, for the GNUplot package, version 4 is only available as
unstable source in Fink, whereas on the GNUplot website, there is a
link for binary Mac OS X version (of course that will squatt
My knowledge are mainly scientific and HPC (fortran, plotting tools,
post processors but also some C/C++ and Java2, Cocoa+ObjectiveC to
come...) even though I worked for an ethereal plugin during an
internship at Alcatel (GTP plugin for GPRS Tunneling Protocol)...
I hope I could be of any use, and I remain open to any proposal...