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Re: Bug#584888: ITP: boing26 -- Boing! Amiga demo port for the Atari VCS 2600

Hi Holger,

On Mon, Jun 07, 2010 at 04:39:20PM +0200, Holger Levsen wrote:
> On Montag, 7. Juni 2010, Stephen Kitt wrote:
> > I wanted to package it so that stella could move to main - admittedly
> > on somewhat of a technicality... 
> /me is speechless, roles eyes and laughs :-)

I'll just laugh along!

> > Given its size (the current .deb is 6k), it might be worth simply
> > bundling it with stella, in a multiple-tarball 3.0 format.
> That sounds way better to me.
> But technically a package doesnt need to have something in main to work with. 
> It just needs to exist. Somewhere. If this bouncing ball demo is like those 
> free games (which are free software( for mame emulators stella can probably 
> go into main anyway.

OK, thanks for clarifying. I'll just mention it in the README.Debian
in the stella package, along with some pointers to other possible
sources of DFSG-free games.

I'm closing the ITP, there's no point poluting Debian with packages
such as these...

Thanks for your time,


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