making a Debian Live CD for managing GnuPG master key and smartcards

Daniel Pocock daniel at
Tue Apr 26 16:57:16 CEST 2016

On 26/04/16 15:40, Dashamir Hoxha wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 26, 2016 at 3:11 PM, Robert J. Hansen <rjh at
> <mailto:rjh at>> wrote:
>     When asking other people to do things for you, it pays to keep in mind
>     how valuable the community has deemed your contributions.  If you
>     haven't earned much reputation, you might want to do that before you go
>     about asking people to do things for you.
> Thanks Robert, it does make sense. What you said is definitely true.
> I have no power to force people to do something for me. But I have the right
> to say what I think should be done (up to my understanding).
> I cannot build a DEB package and I am not going to do that. But I can ask
> other people to do it... if they can, if they wish, if they find it
> reasonable,
> if they find it useful, etc. It is up to them to make their decision...
> which will
> not affect me either way.

Yes, you can do that, in Debian you can file an RFP bug:

If other people are interested in your package they will discover the
bug report and collaborate to make a package.

You said you cannot build a package, well, Debian is 100% open and
transparent, our full packaging documentation is online:

and various references are at the bottom

You don't have to be a Debian Developer, anybody on the Internet can
register with and upload a package they created:



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