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Re: Removal of Xye package

On Sat, 31 Mar 2018 18:45:32 +0200,
Stephen Kitt<skitt@debian.org> wrote:

>Hi Andreas,
>On Sat, 31 Mar 2018 16:14:36 +0200, Andreas Ronnquist
><mailinglists@gusnan.se> wrote:
>> I intend to RM xye from unstable if nobody has any objection. It's
>> dead upstream (no release since 2013, no activity in blog since
>> 2015).  
>I rather like this game, I’d rather we keep it unless there’s a
>specific reason to remove it (basically, an RC bug).
>> Packaging is Gbp-based (not migrated to salsa yet) - unfortunately I
>> have done mistakes in the latest (old) upload, so that the latest
>> package differs from what's in the git repo (If I remember correctly
>> I think I made a mistake regarding pristine-tar / Non-pristine-tar).
>> I was hoping that a new upstream would be released so that I could
>> fix that easily, but that seems to never happen.  
>I just pushed a fix for that.
>> Doing an RM removes the package from unstable, but there's nothing
>> blocking a new upload to unstable of a new (somewhat unlikely)
>> upstream release.
>> It has a very small popcon of 117 too.
>> Does anybody have any objections?  
>Yes, me!
>I’ll gladly “adopt” it within the team if necessary.


Feel free to do so! I could "officially" orphan it if you would like,
whatever makes it easiest for you, but remember that upstream is _very_

-- Andreas Rönnquist

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