Declaration of intent

The most important requirement for changing status in Debian is to make sure that a person actually intends to.

This requirement has been approved by Housekeeping Robot <> 2 years, 2 months ago.

This process has been closed by gwolf on 2018-02-21: no further modifications are possible.

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I'm working in Natural Language Processing at the Centre of Language and Speech Technology, Radboud University Nijmegen. We create various open source software packages which we have contributed to Debian for quite some time (in the scope of debian-science to be precise), with the help of Debian Developer Joost van Baal-Ilić. I would like to apply for Debian Maintainer status to be able to better maintain and update the packages I contribute (see without bothering others, as the packages are currently too prone to getting outdated.

I'm a strong open source advocate and long time Linux user. You can find me and my connected social media (cryptographically verified, incl github) through or my old-fashioned and possibly outdated homepage at .
Signed with key 8AC6 2488 1EF2 AC30 C0E6 8E2C 39FE 1120 1A31 555C
proycon 2018-01-31 [view raw]


Date Author Action Content Public
2018-01-31 20:17 req_approve New statement received, the requirement seems satisfied yes
2018-01-31 20:17 proycon add_statement Added a new statement yes