[arch-general] Removal of the Dasher package

Germano Corrêa germanobruscato at gmail.com
Tue Jul 26 11:12:29 UTC 2016

Hmm... thanks for the clarification.

It's really wierd that isn't in AUR, at least. Dasher seems like a good
assistive technology, and I wanted to try out.

Since Dasher is part of the Gnome Project, it couldn't be in gnome-extra


Em seg, 25 de jul de 2016 às 14:15, Jelle van der Waa <jelle at vdwaa.nl>

> On 07/25/16 at 12:48pm, Germano Corrêa via arch-general wrote:
> > Hello!
> >
> > I don't know if I'm in the right mailing list, so sorry if I'm in the
> wrong
> > place...
> >
> > I need to install the package Dasher, and I realized it's not anymore in
> > the official repositories (it was in extra and it was removed this
> year). I
> > don't know if I didn't searched right, because I found nothing about this
> > removal. Does anyone knows why?
> >
> > Of course I can download the source code and build it by myself, and
> that's
> > what I'm doing. But I just wanted to know why they removed.
> >
> > Thanks, and sorry for anything...
> Usually and this should always be done, these packaged are moved to the
> AUR. Why this package did not end up there, I don't know. But it might
> be because of the AUR4 move.
> --
> Jelle van der Waa

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