Summary of Dropped Packages

Elliot Lee sopwith at
Thu Feb 24 16:48:54 UTC 2005

On Thu, 24 Feb 2005, Peter Robinson wrote:

> So with these removed from Core I assume they are going to be in Extras.
> Correct? In Extras will they continue to be maintained as before or will
> they need someone to step up and maintain them? The reason I ask is it
> would be a pity to see abiword and gnumeric disappear as I find them
> considerably faster than OOo and in the case of Abiword it supports a
> number of word files that don't work to well with OOo.I also use grip.
> While I'm happy for them to be in extras rather than core I would still
> like them to be around.

The plan is to add these packages to Extras as demand requires. Volunteers
are always wanted to help maintain packages. Are you interested? Please 

-- Elliot

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