[arch-dev-public] Drop the unstable repository

Eric Belanger belanger at ASTRO.UMontreal.CA
Tue Jul 8 19:25:15 EDT 2008

On Tue, 8 Jul 2008, Eric Belanger wrote:

> On Wed, 9 Jul 2008, Grigorios Bouzakis wrote:
>> On Tue, Jul 08, 2008 at 04:59:25PM -0500, Aaron Griffin wrote:
>>> $ find /home/ftp/unstable -name '*.pkg.tar.gz' | wc -l
>>> 35
>>> Should I move all these to package-cleanup and remove them from the
>>> DB? or does anyone want to move anything to extra?
>>> I can do all this cleanup, if someone will let me know - move quickly,
>>> I will do all the fun deletion tomorrow, and post some front-page
>>> news.
>> Theres openoffice-devel that should probably be moved to extra.
>> Also i remember that Eric wanted to keep on maintaining the fvwm stuff.
>> Then its mostly Tom's packages. mm kernel is long out of date.
>> And mplayer-svn that probably should be kept as reading the mplayer
>> users ML reveals that the developers dont really intend to release a
>> stable snapshot at least any time soon.
>> Theres also the reiserfs4 packages.
>> Greg
> Yes, keep my fvwm-devel package. You can move it to extra. I also use 
> gqview-devel so move it extra as well. I'll take it if Damir no longer wants 
> it.
> Damir has several packages in unstable. I don't know if he still wants them.
> BTW, mplayer-svn is orphaned. Does anyone want to adopt it? If it's not 
> actively maintained, then perhaps we might as well remove it completely.
> Eric

I've grabbed fvwm-crystal so keep it in unstable. The db-move script 
doesn't work for it because the package name doesn't have the arch 
suffix. I'll update it and move it to extra myself.

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