Re: egroupware upgrade drops several applications -- suggestions?
Peter Eisentraut wrote:
> The upgrade to the new egroupware upstream drops several applications such as
> the trouble-ticket system and the forum (because they were unmaintained or
> the functionality was picked up by something else). I'm not sure how to
> arrange an upgrade to this new version. On the one hand, no one wants to
> maintain the old stuff anymore, so it should disappear from the Debian
> distribution. On the other hand, if a sarge->etch upgrade potentially throws
> away a bunch of functionality and data, users won't be happy.
> What to do?
With a giant blob of software like egroupware every admin should be well aware
that an update might require some manual interaction. We give users a full year
to upgrade to the next stable release, so I'd suggest to just drop it.