Re: Removing a package properly ?
In article <Pine.SOL.3.96.981022104119.28554Bfirstname.lastname@example.org>, Lars Steinke <email@example.com> writes:
> Hi there, what's the proper procedure to remove a package that has
> become obsolete ? I wouldn't deem it appropriate to delete it from
> the master ftp directory just like this. Can I control the installer
> via email or do I have to upload a changes file ?
Please read Section 6.2 from the Developer's Reference. There are
variations for various situations:
6. Moving, Removing, Renaming, and Orphaning Packages
6.1. Moving packages
6.2. Removing packages
6.3. Replacing or renaming packages
6.4. Orphaning a package
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