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Re: xv and xorg

Jiri Klouda wrote, Thursday, October 05, 2006 6:57 AM
> I just wanted to ask when xv is going to be updated or what is
> holding it up or if someone has some suggestion how I could
> upgrade and still get it working (some experimental xv package?)
> or do I need to compile from sources?

xv was removed from Debian over five years ago due to licensing issues, so
I'm afraid you're likely to have to rebuild it yourself against xorg in
order to make it work.

[Date: Mon, 21 May 2001 17:39:32 -0400] [ftpmaster: James Troup]
Removed the following packages from unstable:

        xv |   3.10a-24 | powerpc
        xv |   3.10a-25 | arm, m68k
        xv |   3.10a-26 | source, alpha, i386, sparc
    xv-doc |   3.10a-26 | all
Closed bugs: 98215

------------------- Reason -------------------
ROM; no permission to modify and redistribute.



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