[aur-general] AUR - Best Practices when Package no longer Supported for Linux upstream but LTS fine?

Xyne xyne at archlinux.ca
Fri Aug 21 02:55:22 UTC 2020

>Orphan Request Submitted,
>  Since 5.2 did continue to provide functionality that was not yet mature in
>the rewite that are the 6.0/6.1 branches, an immediate deletion isn't
>warranted as the package used with LTS may well provide a seamless bridge
>while bugs are resolved against the 6.0/6.1 branches for some users. The
>entire 6.0/6.1 platform is barely 7 months old at this point.
>David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.

Ok. You have been removed as the maintainer.

For future reference, you do not need to file a request to orphan the package
when you are the maintainer. The "disown package" link will orphan the package
immediately. The request is intended to deal with unresponsive maintainers.


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