Re: RFS: cdrbq -- graphical cd burning frontend
On Sat, 2005-12-03 at 11:24 -0800, Russ Allbery wrote:
> I actually think I misunderstood, since I came into this discussion in the
> middle. Upstream renamed cdrtoaster to cdrbq? If the plan is to remove
> cdrtoaster from Debian in favor of cdrbq, alternatives (or diversions)
> aren't the right choice. Those are both for cases where two packages need
> to coexist for the indefinite future, providing alternative
> implementations of the same functionality.
> If cdrbq is the replacement for cdrtoaster, I'd create a cdrtoaster
> transitional package from the cdrbq source package that contains just the
> symlink and maybe a NEWS entry telling people that cdrtoaster is now cdrbq
> and they should start using cdrbq and can then remove the cdrtoaster
> package. And make that transitional package depend on cdrbq. After the
> next stable release, you can remove the transitional package.
Okey, the package cdrbq is ready now, later i'll build a dummy package
(depending on cdrbq) to fix the problems with upgrading. Would be nice
if someone would upload cdrbq now to archive, the dummy package will
follow in some days.