[aur-general] Proposal: Mass AUR Cleanup (Discussion Period)

Jakob Gruber jakob.gruber at gmail.com
Mon Oct 18 11:38:29 EDT 2010

  On 10/18/2010 04:10 PM, Stefan Husmann wrote:
> Am 10.10.2010 13:46, schrieb Jakob Gruber:
>>   On 10/04/2010 11:18 AM, Jakob Gruber wrote:
>>>   In response to Louis objections about skipping the discussion period,
>>> I'm posting the full text of the proposal below. It has been altered from the original text
>>> to incorporate Xynes idea of adding the 'last maintainer activity rule.
>>> Sorry for making you guys vote twice.
>>> This marks the beginning of the discussion period.
>> The discussion period has ended, please cast your votes.
> Hello,
> as someone already may have noticed, the voting period for Jakob's
> proposal about mass orphaning AUR packages is over. We had 22 votes
> with two abstains and 20 "yes"-votes.
> I am not sure if Jakob's "detection of candidates"-script can be used to
> automatically orphan the packages. If there is no autmatical way, we should
> find a way so that this has not to be done by one person. Suggestions?
> Regards Stefan

Seems like my earlier mail got lost somehow, so thanks for posting the 
results :)

The plan was to do this directly on the mysql DB (pending Loui's approval),
so no manual action should be necessary. I'm going to write the sql 
statements sometime later tonight.

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