Re: status of obsolete packages speakup-cvs and kernel-image-speakup-i386 in Etch ?
Simon Paillard <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Hello debian-accessibility, The source packages speakup-cvs and
> kernel-image-speakup-i386 are obsolete (last update 2004-05-06),
> despite bugs like <http://bugs.debian.org/276240>.
> kernel-image-speakup-i386 is a 2.4.27 kernel, so given Etch will only
> ship 2.6 kernels, it should be removed from Etch, unless someone on
> the list wants to update it to 2.6.
> That seems to require an update of speakup-cvs as well.
> Is someone interested in updating and maintaining these packages ?
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