Havoc Pennington hp at
Thu Sep 25 03:15:27 UTC 2003

On Wed, 2003-09-24 at 21:32, Paul Dorneanu wrote:
> Will Fedora Project maintain other packages... let's say PureFTPd?

If someone appears and does the work, sure. (No idea about pureftpd
specifically but this answer applies to anything open source.)

> What about "deprecated" packages which have been replaced by new major
> version such as apache 1.3.2x???

Same answer.

> That means they have to compile PHP twice for every major version, and
> other packages...

Same answer for the recompiled PHP.

The apache/php would presumably be in Fedora Alternatives as they
conflict with core packages.


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