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Re: Bug#438665: Orphaned packages with quite some users

On Thu, 01 Nov 2007, Michael Biebl wrote:
> Given that acpi-support is going to be deprecated in favor of
> pm-utils/hal [1] I'd rather see acpi-support removed from the
> laptop-task completely.
> [1] https://wiki.ubuntu.com/PMUtilsSpec

I'm all for this if this is possible. acpi-support has always meant to be
a temporary set of hacks to make things work.

Given that it's planned for next LTS release of Ubuntu it should be
compatible with the Lenny schedule. Tim, what do you think of the
principle ? Would you be ready to prepare such replacements package
in experimental (either working directly with Ubuntu or reintegrating their work
once they did it) ?

Raphaël Hertzog

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