Dennis Gilmore dennis at ausil.us
Thu Apr 29 21:48:14 UTC 2010

On Thursday 29 April 2010 08:49:21 pm Patrice Dumas wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 29, 2010 at 06:09:46PM +0000, Dennis Gilmore wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > 
> > At this point if you have a package that has an EL-5 branch that you do
> > not want a EL-6 branch for please add a file in the EL-5  branch called
> > nobranch, please put in the file a reason why.  it could be as simple as
> > "merged into foo
> I'd prefer not to maintain any of my packages in EL-6. However there is no
> technical reason for that, only that I have left fedora, I don't plan,
> right now, to use EL-6, and I am certainly already a bad maintainer for
> So should I use that file, or is there another way for that kind of case?

Best is to use the file.  you could then post a list here and devel@ someone 
could be interested in taking it over,  they could then remove the file and 
take over the package formally once branched.

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