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Re: Debian's eboard package

On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 04:07:55PM +0200, Patrik Fimml wrote:
> Hi,
> the latest eboard package in unstable is version 1.0.3-1. It is rather
> unusable, because it keeps crashing frequently (#452686). Meanwhile, upstream
> has moved on to version 1.1.1, released three months ago.
> I have tried to contact the maintainer on this issue four days ago, without
> reply to date.
> However, seeing that the latest package is more than a year old, and there is
> a one-year-old bug constating the wish for a 1.0.4 package (#427434), it seems
> to me that the maintainer is not interested in the package.
> As I frequently use eboard and have done some "hobby" packages before, I'd
> like to take care of the package. What exactly is the procedure to follow in
> this case?

Is xboard a suitable replacement?

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