[aur-general] Orphans [extra] repository cleanup

Sven-Hendrik Haase sh at lutzhaase.com
Wed May 4 02:56:24 CEST 2011

On 05/04/2011 02:43 AM, Thomas Dziedzic wrote:
> On Tue, May 3, 2011 at 6:44 PM, Andrea Scarpino<andrea at archlinux.org>  wrote:
>> Hi DEVs/TUs,
>> I'm again on the cleanup of orphans packages in the [extra] repository; this
>> time with a small list[1].
>> The list is based on orphans packages needed by none.
>> I don't see very important packages there, but chromium, krusader, mc and
>> proftpd which maybe should be kept in [extra]; though they will probably find
>> their maintainers in [community].
>> As the last time (more than 7 months ago), please cross out the packages you
>> want to keep in [extra]. Adoption is not required, but it would be nice.
>> If you are a TU you can ask to maintain a package writing its name to the
>> "Candidate to [community]" list[2].
>> I invite all you maintainers to check the orphans packages on the Arch
>> website, many are maintained packages where the maintainer simply forgot to
>> adopt it.
>> Thanks
>> [1] https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/DeveloperWiki:Repo_Cleanup
>> [2]
>> https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/DeveloperWiki:Repo_Cleanup#Candidate_to_.5Bcommunity.5D
>> --
>> Andrea
> Added myself as a candidate to maintain chromium, so far, I'm loving it! (tm)
I added myself for all the vim stuff and dosbox. I also recommend 
numlockx, vbetool and ltrace be kept in [extra]

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