Please, make lftp orphaned!!!

Richi Plana myfedora at
Fri Sep 14 22:12:10 UTC 2007

So let's say I wanted to grab some experiencing managing a package on
Fedora and I wanted to start with an orphaned package (say brightside,
though its upstream appears dead), what do I do first? How do I get an
account for Fedora PackageDB?

On Fri, 2007-09-14 at 22:08 +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> Richi Plana wrote:
> > On Fri, 2007-09-14 at 18:29 +0200, Alain PORTAL wrote:
> >> I ask for orphaning lftp because package maintainer doesn't maintain this 
> >> package since a long time.
> > 
> > How are packages orphaned? 
> Package maintainers themselves announce that they are orphaning a 
> package and use the package database to abandon it or a package becomes 
> orphaned after someone else uses the AWOL policy.
> And where does one go to adopt orphan
> > packages? 
> Rahul

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