[aur-general] Orphan Request

Ionut Biru biru.ionut at gmail.com
Mon Mar 1 09:21:26 EST 2010

On 03/01/2010 04:14 PM, Hilton Medeiros wrote:
> On Mon, 1 Mar 2010 19:03:12 +0800
> "arcpp.zju at gmail.com"<arcpp.zju at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> I sent a mail to him two days ago. no response till now. Let's wait
>> another week.
>> On Mon, Mar 1, 2010 at 6:47 PM, Ionut Biru<biru.ionut at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>> On 03/01/2010 12:43 PM, arcpp.zju at gmail.com wrote:
>>>> These PKGBUILDs are broken.
>>>> I abandon some utilities and use many new libraries, and start to
>>>> use cmake
>>>> build system.
>>>> I need to update the Dependencies and build script.
>>> i suggest to way actually couples of days. of the released builds
>>> you only posted yesterday a comment.
>>> If you really want to maintainership let the current maintainer
>>> orphan since is actually contributing(25 febr he updated -svn one)
>>> --
>>> Ionut
> Hello,
> from what I understood, arcpp.zju is the developer of this software, not
> (just) the creator of the PKGBUILD. If he can prove himself, he should
> be made owner of the package ASAP... it doesn't matter if its
> updated or not. If the developer wants to maintain his Arch package he
> should be given priority, don't you agree?
> Cheers

sure but if we stole the build from the current maintainer if wouldn't 
be right. that's why is better that he ask the current maintainer about 
giving it to him.


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