Re: Packages up for grab or orphan/removal
On Fri, Apr 30, 2004 at 03:02:23PM -0700, Jeremy T. Bouse wrote:
> I have a few packages that I feel unless someone else is willing
> to take them over should be orphan'd and remove from the distribution.
> The first such package in my care is gfcc which has had no
> upstream activity and only handles the older ipchains firewalls. This
> makes it useless for anyone wanting to use iptables instead to have
> stateful packet inspection. I would recommend this for removal unless
> someone has some strong objection to it's removal and wants to take it
Along the same lines, I'm thinking that ipac should be removed. It only
works with ipchains, so it isn't useful with any kernel from the last
few years. (I don't use it myself.)
I think we still have some platforms that require 2.2 (some 68k
variants, one Sparc?); are those likely to be used as gateways requiring
firewalling and/or accounting?
Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com>