Removal of orphaned packages
pertusus at free.fr
Fri Apr 14 07:15:55 UTC 2006
On Fri, Apr 14, 2006 at 12:29:31AM +0100, Paul wrote:
> It was recently discussed on here that the importing of sodipodi may not
> be that good as inkscape is the successor.
> Would it be worthwhile removing any packages on the orphaned list where
> there is a successor?
I think it wouldn't. In my opinion the orphaned packages should be removed
based on maintainership/packaging criteria, not on potential usability
criteria. If it doesn't build, has unfixed bugs and isn't required by
another package, for example, but not because there is something said to
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