Proposal: retire lesstif in f24 and beyond

Ralf Corsepius rc040203 at
Thu Oct 8 15:38:32 UTC 2015

On 10/08/2015 12:24 PM, Marcin Juszkiewicz wrote:
> W dniu 08.10.2015 o 12:06, Marcin Juszkiewicz pisze:
>> W dniu 02.10.2015 o 13:33, Jon Ciesla pisze:
>>> Lesstif being basically dead upstream and motif being available, I think
>>> it's probably time to retire lesstif.
>>> If anyone knows of other packages using it, please let me know and I can
>>> migrate them.
>> dinotrace
>> fbb
>> xastir
>> xmbdfed
>> xvarstar
>> Those are blocking aarch64. Will dig for more.
> alliance
> polyml
> That's all I found.
I believe to have taken care about all of these (but alliance) 
throughout today and rebuilt them against motif on rawhide.

alliance seems multiply pretty broken independently of motif/lesstif.
I would consider it to be a candidate for retirement.


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