[aur-general] Remove vimperator-git

Chris Brannon cmbrannon79 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 27 13:25:06 EDT 2009

Michael Witten wrote:
> I am the maintainer of "vimperator-git". That project now uses
> mercurial (hg) rather than git, so I have uploaded a new package named
> "vimperator-hg", and now I would like to have "vimperator-git" removed


> P.S.
> Under the current conventions, it is necessary to change the package
> name whenever the underlying version control system (VCS) is changed.
> Perhaps there should be a policy that encourages a more general suffix
> for such packages: "vimperator-vcs".

That's an interesting idea.  Personally, I like it.
I doubt that Joe User (or Jane User) typically cares about the VCS used
by a given project.

-- Chris

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