graphics/shotwell needs a new home

David Thiel lx at
Tue Apr 23 21:41:43 UTC 2013

On 04/20, Christoph Moench-Tegeder wrote:
> Hi,
> ## David Thiel (lx at
> > A year or two ago, I fixed up shotwell and took maintainership from
> > gnome at . Unfortunately, the build broke a month ago or so, and it needs
> > some love from someone much more familiar with gnomeisms to make it
> > functional. gnome@ has indicated they don't want it back, for which I
> > can't necessarily blame them.
> > 
> > Is there some brave soul that might be willing to adopt it?
> Is there a volunteer yet?

You're the first!

> If not - I massaged it into a "works for me" state. I'm just about to
> file some PRs for upgrading shotwell, if nobody else has already adopted
> this port, I'll take maintainership.

There was a slightly earlier PR (177913) that also was supposed to fix
issues as well - it looks like there are a few differences between the
two. I'll try to merge those together and make you the maintainer.


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