Re: Orphaned clanlib package
On Sat, Dec 01, 2007 at 07:30:02PM +0100, Patrick Matthäi wrote:
>>> We're talking about a package, which will be delivered to unstable. It's
>>> for testing etc.
>>> I think there are more than the package trophy that are waiting for
>>> clanlib 0.8.
>>> And I think this topic hasn't got any discussion topic, because it's
>>> currently simply "unmaintained".
>>> I've added my sponsor Michael Koch to CC, because maybe he thinks I could
>>> maintain this or not and maybe he knows any solution for this orphaned
>> Maybe I'm not explaining myself. The package *is* maintained and is in
>> the Games Team SVN and is pretty much ready to upload. If you upload it,
>> you immediately break clanbomber and epiphany. (Though I'm trying to build
>> epiphany 0.7.0 right now which does not use clanlib). You still have
>> clanbomber to worry about. Someone is either going to have to fix
>> clanbomber to work with clanlib 0.8 or package up clanbomber2 (And I
>> haven't investigated enough yet to know if it is just a re-write without
>> clanlib or if it is a different game altogether).
>> Barry deFreese
> I'm sorry, but I'm interested to see trophy work :)
> It's nice to see, that someone is realy working on this package. But for
> fucking sake, he has to take the ownership of the WNPP bug and have to
> rename it to ITP: *...
Please cool down and take a deep breath. The world is cool. The package
is maintained. And there are reasons to not imidiately upload a new
upstream version package.