Re: RFC: Why are so many debian packages outdated?
]] Michael Gilbert
> True. Part of the problem is appropriate terminology. This is a case
> of what I would call an "undermaintained" package. Even though the
> maintainer is still around, and may be quite active elsewhere, this
> package has not gotten any attention in 2 years (even though multiple
> upstreams have been released in the meantime).
They've mostly been translation updates, which aren't particularly
important. Updating them, while nice, is hardly critical.
Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are