[aur-general] disowning a couple of packages

Peter Lewis plewis at aur.archlinux.org
Tue Feb 14 07:40:51 EST 2012

On Monday 13 Feb 2012 19:03:55 Thomas Dziedzic wrote:
> >> If you plan on adopting sage-mathematics, you should know that it is
> >> currently unbuildable on archlinux, and some other newer distros due
> >> to how it is built.
> >> It is currently out of date, and you wont be able to update it without
> >> fixing this.
> Sorry, but I stand by my decision and will not be maintaining sage any
> longer.

I don't blame you at all, though this is a shame, since the idea of sage was 
so promising.

Perhaps distros and others like us should be making upstream aware of how 
difficult maintaining it can be, given the way they organise it all, and how 
this is leading us to drop it from our repos. Apologies if you've already 
tried this.


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