Bug#441200: libconfig name clash
Julien Danjou <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> At 1232576811 time_t, Carsten Hey wrote:
>> I don't think this bug still makes any sense due to this facts. Should
>> this bug be closed?
> I guess so.
For the rest of the tech-ctte, to save reading through the bug log:
* The original dispute was over the package name "libconfig", which was
excessively generic. There was a package by that name in Debian
maintained by its author, and a separate package that's also packaged
for other distributions that uses the same name.
* The Debian-specific libconfig has been orphaned and removed from lenny
and sid. Since then, the other libconfig has been uploaded as
Given that, I think this bug is moot and can just be closed.
I don't know if we have any special procedure for this, or if I should
just go ahead and close the bug as a tech-ctte member.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>