Re: outdated leaf packages
On 17/03/11 20:43, Svante Signell wrote:
> On Thu, 2011-03-17 at 20:22 +0100, Samuel Thibault wrote:
>> Svante Signell, le Thu 17 Mar 2011 19:43:09 +0100, a écrit :
>>> On Thu, 2011-03-17 at 19:02 +0100, Samuel Thibault wrote:
>>>> olafBuddenhagen@gmx.net, le Thu 17 Mar 2011 18:12:40 +0100, a écrit :
>>>>> Perhaps we could put some of these packages on debian-ports?
>>>> Well, let's try to simply have them fixed in Debian itself first :)
>>> Even if the binary packages are removed from GNU/Hurd is it still
>>> possible to port them?
>> No, I'm saying that we can drop them from the list of packages to be
>> removed, and work on fixing them.
> To clarify: I meant, are the (recent) source packages still available
> by apt-get sources 'package', even if the binaries are gone?
Yes, the sources are always available, no matter if the binaries are built for
Hurd or not. So even if the binaries get removed (because they are for old
versions), the latest sources will still available.