[arch-dev-public] SR 2007-09-24 * Orphan Packages / Cleanup

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Tue Sep 25 12:34:57 EDT 2007

On 9/25/07, Damir Perisa <damir.perisa at solnet.ch> wrote:
> Tuesday 25 September 2007, Eric Belanger wrote:
>  | In the repo cleanup, I'll first focus on the orphans packages as I
>  | guess a lot of the old/obsolete stuff is probably there. If you
>  | see possible candidates for removal while you browse the orphans
>  | list, add them to the repo cleanup list in the dev wiki. I've
>  | started to glance at the current orphans but I will probably do
>  | more later this week.
> ok, thanx, i will do so
> is there an easy way to move a pkg to community? ideally to keep the
> history ...

I wouldn't say it's _easy_, but you can move the RCS file directly.
CVS is weird like that.

Try it somewhere else first just so we don't break extra or whatever,
but, if you move, say:

That should keep the history and everything - just be careful. 8)

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