Package name conflict with retired package

Till Maas opensource at till.name
Thu Sep 19 20:06:14 UTC 2013


On Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 01:00:43PM -0700, Toshio Kuratomi wrote:

> Cc'd Dennis to see if this can happen in koji.  If it can't I would not be
> opposed to the new package unretiring the name and having the pkgdb entry
> updated to the new package.  The git history would have both the old
> package's commits and the new one's.

This did already happen, but there is no idea what to do with the EPEL
branches. The old package does have some, where the package is orphaned,
but the new package maintainer does not intend to maintain the new
package in EPEL.

Regards
Till


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