[arch-projects] [netctl] possible to move to extra?

Jouke Witteveen j.witteveen at gmail.com
Tue Mar 19 11:03:15 EDT 2013

On Tue, Mar 19, 2013 at 11:56 AM, Thomas Bächler <thomas at archlinux.org> wrote:
> Am 19.03.2013 11:43, schrieb Tobias Powalowski:
>> Am 18.03.2013 11:16, schrieb Tobias Powalowski:
>>> Hi,
>>> I replaced netcfg with netctl on my latest archboot iso and now I saw
>>> that it is still only in testing available.
>>> Would it be possible to move it to extra repository, else my ftp install
>>> routine is broken.
>>> If it's not possible it's not a big deal i'll post a hint then.
>>> greetings
>>> tpowa
>> bump,
>> anyone an opinion?
> I'm opposed to moving to extra. I'd prefer moving to core+base and
> deprecating netcfg/moving netcfg to extra.

Me too. In all modesty I think netctl is a nice way of having
text-based uniform network configuration.
@Florian: can you put 0.7 in [testing]?
Their are some fixes in 0.7 that you want when netctl hits [core] (or
[extra]), so there is no need to investigate a move of 0.6 to [core]
(or [extra]).

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