Re: Bug#34579: Removing ncsa from the dist?
Christoph Lameter wrote:
> I wonder if we need a policy that prior maintainers need to be consulted
> before a package is removed. Some other packages have just vanished while
> I am busy with this endless dissertation. Hopefully that will be over
It's probably a good idea to make an announcment if a package is about
to be dropped, so that others have a chance to maintain it. This would
of course include any prior maintainers. But if the package's maintainer
thinks it should be removed, and no-one else volunteers to maintain it,
then I don't think anyone should be able to say "No, let it sit there
and rot instead".