[arch-dev-public] [remove] oooqs2 (OpenOffice quickstarter)
belanger at ASTRO.UMontreal.CA
Wed Aug 13 16:40:24 EDT 2008
On Wed, 13 Aug 2008, Hugo Doria wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 7, 2008 at 3:49 PM, Eric Belanger
> <belanger at astro.umontreal.ca> wrote:
>> That wiki page is old and not up-to-date. A lot of issues mentionned in it
>> are now moot.
> I clean up the page.
> Now almost all packages listed on there are still in [extra] or
> [core]. I think we can add some more packages to the list and begin
> working on it.
> -- Hugo
I still say forget that list. It has 2 major problems.
1. The suggestions to move a package in community when we don't even know
if a TU is willing top adopt it are bad. The community repo doesn't
need more orphaned packages.
2. If a dev is willing to maintain a package in extra, why should we force
him to move his package to community/unsupported? For example, we
are not moving the games to community. This was all discussed before.
If you want to work on a repo cleanup, ask for sysop privileges for
the wiki and update the orphaned packages list:
You can add a section for the old broken apps (kde3 apps that no longer
build, achessclock could go there too, perhaps the old games).
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