[arch-general] gsl 2.1

Doug Newgard scimmia at archlinux.info
Mon Nov 16 05:52:07 UTC 2015

On Mon, 16 Nov 2015 00:38:04 -0500 (EST)
Scott Lawrence <bytbox at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> It seems that the latest officially stable version of gsl (gnu scientific 
> library) is 2.1. The repository is at 1.16, and I don't see anything more 
> recent in [testing] or AUR.
> Is there an intention to update this package straight to 2.1, or to introduce 
> a gsl2 package? I've no problem with putting this on AUR myself, but I don't 
> want to step on toes / waste time.

gsl 2.0 was just released 2 weeks ago, and the Arch maintainer isn't the most
active. Have patience.

Putting it in the AUR would just get it deleted. Rule 1 of the AUR is that it
can't duplicate packages in the official repos.

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