Re: Out of Date Package and Maintainer Absence
On Thu, Oct 04, 2012 at 09:54:05AM +0200, Arno Töll wrote:
> It is very unlikely they would unblock a package with major changes such
> as a new upstream version. Not to say Vincent should not work on it, but
> it won't be in time for Wheezy.
Yes, agreed. There is the small-print reason that the existing version is
long unsupported by upstream, but it would be the release team's call, and
I agree that it is vanishingly unlikely. The work is worthwhile either way.