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Re: Source package taking over removed package's place in the namespace

On Thu, May 31, 2007 at 02:04:08PM +0200, Magnus Holmgren wrote:
> Situation: Two source packages collide in the namespace. The
> second one gets rather awkward name. Later, the first package dies
> and is removed from unstable, testing, and (after release) stable,
> but still remains in oldstable.
> Concrete example: lsh/lsh-utils (see bug 340354).

Additional example: weather/weather-util.
{ IRL(Jeremy_Stanley); PGP(9E8DFF2E4F5995F8FEADDC5829ABF7441FB84657);
SMTP(fungi@yuggoth.org); IRC(fungi@irc.yuggoth.org#ccl); ICQ(114362511);
AIM(dreadazathoth); YAHOO(crawlingchaoslabs); FINGER(fungi@yuggoth.org);
MUD(fungi@katarsis.mudpy.org:6669); WWW(http://fungi.yuggoth.org/); }

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