[aur-general] Orphan Request

Johannes Löthberg johannes at kyriasis.com
Sun Jul 13 18:00:10 EDT 2014

On 13/07, Jinks wrote:
>On 2014-03-28 11:20, Felix Yan wrote:
>>On Friday, March 28, 2014 18:15:48 mytbk920423 at gmail.com wrote:
>>>python-colorama[1] and python2-colorama[2] has been flagged out of 
>>>for a very long time, and I'd like to adopt them.
>>>[1] https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/python-colorama/
>>>[2] https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/python2-colorama/
>>Both marked out-of-date for more than a year, so both disowned. Thanks.
>While I freely admit that I have neglected these packages and they're
>probably in better hands now, I'm still curious; isn't is usually
>policy to try and contact a maintainer via direct Email before orphaning
>packages or has that been changed?

Generally, but exceptions can be made for things like when packages have 
been OOD for a very long time.

  Johannes Löthberg
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