Retire glib and gtk+ 1.2 from rawhide?

Michael Cronenworth mike at
Mon May 10 06:31:21 UTC 2010

On 05/10/2010 01:23 AM, Léon Keijser wrote:
> I still use an old nethack-like game that unfortunately depends on gtk
> 1.2.  Since i'll never be able to get it into Fedora, i just install gtk
> myself then i'm good to go again. I would regret it if my favorite
> distro drops the package simply because it's not being maintaned
> upstream.

You should be pressuring the author of the game you use to use GTK 2.0. 
If your game is no longer maintained, then you should update it yourself.

Fedora is based on a principle of being First with software. GTK 1.0 
does not fit into this category any more and hasn't for several Fedora 

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