[aur-requests] [PRQ#12818] Orphan Request for franz-bin

Filipe Laíns lains at archlinux.org
Fri Sep 28 15:52:47 UTC 2018

On Fri, 2018-09-28 at 15:58 +0200, Robin Broda via aur-requests wrote:
> On 9/28/18 11:58 AM, notify--- via aur-requests wrote:
> > ogarcia [1] filed a orphan request for franz-bin [2]:
> > 
> > Seems that package owner has stopped maintain package. It need some
> > updates but owner does not give sings of life.
> > 
> > [1] https://aur.archlinux.org/account/ogarcia/
> > [2] https://aur.archlinux.org/pkgbase/franz-bin/
> > 
> Why not get rid of it entirely instead? `franz` exists, there is
> absolutely no reason to repackage a debian binary package for this.
> Submitting binaries at all should be avoided if the sources are
> available.


The current franz package is using the system's electron but it has a
bug that makes it start in development mode. The upstream seems to be
inactive and I can't fix it. It would make sense to keep franz-bin as
it is not affected by this bug.

Than you,
Filipe Laíns
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