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Re: Bug#943027: fretsonfire: Python2 removal in sid/bullseye

On Sat, Feb 01, 2020 at 11:59:33AM -0500, Sandro Tosi wrote:
> > Am 01.02.20 um 17:06 schrieb Steve Cotton:
> > > On Sat, Feb 01, 2020 at 04:06:56PM +0100, Markus Koschany wrote:
> > >> Please don't remove any games from Debian because of the Python 2
> > >> removal and try to port the games to Python 3 instead. For instance
> who should port these games? the upstream maintaintainers? maybe but
> what if they are not developing the game anymore? the debian
> maintainers? i dont think that's appropriate to ask that, as then even
> more burden will fall on them (both keeping the package up to
> standards *and* maintain the py3k port). so whos left? it appears
> nobody.

I agree. It's unreasonable to block this removal further. fretsonfire
is not a standalone package, but a part of a long chain of packages
affected by the Py2 removal and this can't wait longer.

If anyone ports it to Py3 until Bullseye freeze, even better. Failing
that, it's still available on Flathub for every future Debian user:


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