[aur-requests] [PRQ#19606] Deletion Request for deathnote

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Thu Jun 4 12:14:08 UTC 2020

eschwartz [1] filed a deletion request for deathnote [2]:

Violates the "usefulness" criteria of

This is a vanity project written by the uploader with sources uploaded
directly to the AUR. Its purpose is to run:

pkill -9 -u $(whoami)

As such, it also constitutes malware.

It is also the same as the "deathnote-git" package which has a
corresponding deletion request, and additionally, it was uploaded
*after* my warning in
https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?pid=1908348#p1908348 about the
"deathnote-git" package being a rules violation.

[1] https://aur.archlinux.org/account/eschwartz/
[2] https://aur.archlinux.org/pkgbase/deathnote/

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