[aur-general] Leaving Arch

hollunder at gmx.at hollunder at gmx.at
Sat Jun 13 05:29:53 EDT 2009

On Fri, 12 Jun 2009 20:15:22 +0200
Christoph Zeiler <rabyte at moonblade.org> wrote:

> This is to 
> a) inform the TUs that I've switched distros and won't be able to
> maintain my packages in the AUR anymore. Feel free to orphan all 358
> of them. 
> b) say "Thank you!" to everybody who notified me of outdated packages,
> sent suggestions and/or patches or helped otherwise.
> c) give reasons for leaving: My mind is on things other than
> bleeding-edge and system-tinkering. Over time I also became
> dissatisfied with the official way of handling source packages. IMO
> Arch could be great at  both source and binary, but the source part
> doesn't get enough love. Why not add source support for pacman? Oh,
> and why not compress packages with LZMA?
> d) wish every Arch user all the best and lots of fun with his/her/its
> distro of choice!
> Greetings,
> Christoph Zeiler aka rabyte aka Moonborn

Have fun there.

I'd be interested in maintaining some of your packages:

glista: http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=19388
swami: http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=11642
klick: http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=20840
gtklick: http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=20841
pianobooster: http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=24276

Best regards,

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