Retire glib and gtk+ 1.2 from rawhide?
Bruno Wolff III
bruno at wolff.to
Wed May 12 05:28:32 UTC 2010
On Mon, May 10, 2010 at 08:23:33 +0200,
Léon Keijser <keijser at stone-it.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 2010-05-10 at 02:09 -0400, Orcan Ogetbil wrote:
> > Anyway, do we have a Fedora policy to remove software just because
> > they are old and unmaintained upstream? If there is a happy userbase
> > and a maintainer willing to take care of the package, what is the big
> > deal?
> 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
Does it have an incompatible license? If not, you could at least add it
to the wish list and someone else might package it.
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