Re: How to find out why a package was removed from testing?
Jeroen van Wolffelaar <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 01, 2005 at 07:28:35PM +0200, Frank K?ster wrote:
>> - its open bugs (one RC, but worked on)
> Right, but open for 47 days already. If for this amount of days an RC
> bug is open and nobody seems to have cared enough to fix it or even
> provide a patch, I think it's justified hinting it out of sarge.
You are probably right. However, removing a package should not be done
- adding a note about this to the release notes (Is there a package or
pseudo-package for the release notes now? I don't think so).
- Inform the maintainers of alternatives. Since polipo claims to be "in
the spirit of wwwoffle", it might even be possible to provide an
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