Re: RFS: xsublim
This has been updated to 2.0.3-1 and I changed the section to X11. Is
there anything wrong with this package? Please help, thank you.
On 2010-07-22 23:27, Markus Schulz wrote:
> this has been updated without changing the version
> On 2010-07-21 23:30, Markus Schulz wrote:
>> Dear mentors,
>> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "xsublim".
>> * Package name : xsublim
>> Version : 2.0.1-1
>> Upstream Author : Markus Schulz
>> * URL : https://code.launchpad.net/xsublim
>> * License : GPL and others
>> Section : games
>> It builds these binary packages:
>> xsublim - xsublim
>> My motivation for maintaining this package is:
>> xsublim - Display "subliminal" messages on your screen, by default it
>> shows positive affirmations.
>> I was looking for a subliminal messages packages for Linux, but was not
>> able to find one in Ubuntu 10.04 or on the Internet - only some for MS
>> Windows; but I don't wanted to use Wine with something like this.
>> However I found some old man file for xsublim, but not the program or
>> source code. I contacted the original author from 2000 and ask him for
>> the source so I could make a package for Ubuntu. He told me it was part
>> of xscreensaver 5.06 and it was removed in 2005 for unknown reasons to me.
>> I extracted xsublim from xscreensaver and changed all negative messages
>> to positive messages. Than I started adding some features to make it
>> work better standalone and put it in a PPA... now I would like to start
>> the process of getting it in the repository. The Ubuntu documentation
>> suggest to get it in Debian... this is all new so I hope you can mentor
>> me, thank you.
>> The package can be found on mentors.debian.net:
>> - URL: http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/x/xsublim
>> - Source repository: deb-src http://mentors.debian.net/debian unstable
>> main contrib non-free
>> - dget
>> I would be glad if someone uploaded this package for me.
>> Best Regards,
>> Markus Schulz