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Re: packaging pine

On Mon, Dec 10, 2001 at 04:57:33PM +0100, Michael De Nil wrote:
> people on the #debian chat told me that it sucks, but I think it's a great
> mailclient and that the user should find out if he likes it or not.
> is there any other special reason ?

It sucks for licensing reasons, not technical reasons.

> otherwise I would be happy to pack it, :)

Pine cannot go into Debian, not even non-free.  It was dropped many moons
ago.  Search the debian-devel archives several years back if you are
interested in details.

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