[aur-general] Duplicate packages

Stefan Husmann stefan-husmann at t-online.de
Mon Oct 12 16:05:29 EDT 2009

Vojtech Horky schrieb:
> 2009/10/4 Stefan Husmann <stefan-husmann at t-online.de>:
>> Vojtech Horky schrieb:
>>>>> Hi,
>>>>> I found that there are two packages providing the same program(s):
>>>>> * gcu (http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=21896)
>>>>> * gnome-chemistry-utils (http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=24793)
>>>>> Could one of the TUs, please, delete one of them (IMHO gcu is packaged
>>>>> better)?
>>>>> Thanks
>>>>> - Vojta
>>>> Hello,
>>>> I removed gnome-chemistry-utils, thank you for the hint.
>>>> Regards Stefan
>>> Thanks. Would it be possible to rename the gcu (I agree with Xavier
>>> that the longer name is better) or shall I rather contact the
>>> maintainer with request for re-submitting under the long name?
>>> - Vojta
>> Hello,
>> renaming is not possible, so you can try to convince the maintainer to
>> upload his package under the longer name. If he does so, he should also
>> write to this list so that we can delete the gcu package. The Disadvantage
> Packages were re-uploaded. Could you, please, delete the original ones
> (http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=21896,
> http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=30083)?
>> would be that he will loose his votes.
> There is no way to transfer them?
>> Regards Stefan
> Regards
> - Vojta

i just removed (http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=21896), and (http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=30083).
Votes have been at 9 for the stable and one for the unstable version. I do not know a way to transfer them.

Regards Stefan

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