I've released the ownership of the 3 packages that I owned.
Mat Booth wrote:
During the great jakarta-commons to apache-commons package rename of
2010,  the following packages of yours have been obsoleted by
versions with a new apache-prefixed name and a ticket has been raised
with rel-eng has been raised to block them  from F14 and F15:
In order to complete the process, it is necessary for the package
owner to retire the package in pkgdb  so if I'd be most grateful if
you'd be able to do that or release ownership of the package so that
someone else may do it.
Thanks for your help,