Bug#945984: RM: fastx-toolkit -- ROM; Unmaintained usptream: There are many better alternatives for low-level FASTQ/FASTA manipulation. Use at your own risk
fastx-toolkit is officially abandoned by upstream since 2017.
>From the fastx toolkit readme:
* FASTX TOOLKIT is unmaintained software. *
* No new features have been added since 2010. *
* There are many better alternatives for low-level FASTQ/FASTA *
* manipulation. Use at your own risk.
Due to bug #925745 of its predependency libgtextutils the Debian Med
team decides to better remove this package. It is droped from the
Recommends in med-* metapackages in Git so after the next upload of
the metapackages the dependency relations will be removed.