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Re: Bug#981113: ITP: root -- open-source data analysis framework

Julien Cristau wrote...

> On Tue, Jan 26, 2021 at 04:34:14PM +0100, Stephan Lachnit wrote:
> > * Package name    : root
> [...]
> > 
> > I want to maintain ROOT in the science team. ROOT was already in Debian as
> > `root-system` [1], but hasn't been updated since 2015.
> > I will probably go with a more easy maintainable route like I did with Geant4
> > for the start and do package splitting later.
> > 
> > [1] https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/root-system
> > 
> Please re-use the old name.  "root" is a terrible choice of package name.

At least. Even "root-system" is not very distict, I'd rather choose
something like "root-analysis-framework", assuming that name is a good
description for what the package does.


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