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Re: why ddd-?motif are gone from archive?

<aqy6633@acf5.nyu.edu>(Alex Yukhimets) writes:

> > Previously Alex Yukhimets wrote:
> > > Does anyone has any idea why my ddd-?motif packages are gone from
> > > hamm/contirb? Even bug #16103 against ddd-dmotif now has "maintainer
> > > unknown". I didn't drop the packages and actually planning on releasing
> > > new upstream version in the nearest future...
> > 
> > Probably because there now is a ddd package which uses lesstif. No need
> > to bother with the non-free motif anymore.
> > 
> > Wichert.
> Dear Wichert,
> I am sure that it is not the reason to remove them from the archive.
> As for the usability of lesstif versions, my impression is that it is
> still not stable enough.

A local user asked me to provide a ddd linked against Motif, and the
Motif version solved his problems. Hence a motif-linked version in
contrib would be nice.

Sven Rudolph <sr1@inf.tu-dresden.de>

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