(Re-)orphaning raptor (1)
kevin.kofler at chello.at
Sun Jun 10 12:48:26 UTC 2012
I had picked up raptor 5 days ago:
but then I realized that this is raptor version 1, whereas Redland (and thus
Soprano and thus Nepomuk and thus KDE) have already moved on to raptor2 since
The packages ardour, liblrdf and sonic-visualiser have also switched to
raptor2, and liblicense has been dropped, leaving only flickcurl and
(lib)rawstudio to depend on the old raptor 1. This means my personal interest
in raptor 1 is basically zero.
In addition, it looks like raptor 1 has at least 2 open security issues:
so it would take some actual time investment for me to maintain, which, given
my aforementioned lack of interest in the legacy version of raptor, I would
rather leave somebody else to worry about.
Therefore, I have rereleased ownership of raptor. Maintainer(s) of flickurl and
rawstudio (CCed), please either pick up raptor, or port your package(s) to
raptor2, or both.
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