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Bug#259850: marked as done (cscvs: Switch to "officially preferred" upstream branch)

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Package: cscvs
Version: 1.0pre25.patch.79-3
Severity: wishlist

Various bugs came up on the gnu arch-users mailing list for cscvs, and
there was some surprise that cscvs was packaged for debian. It was
soon said that the preferred version is a different one than is being
packaged (the one being packaged isn't maintained at all right now).

The preferred branch, according to the cscvs wiki
(http://wiki.gnuarch.org/moin.cgi/cscvs) is:

There are two mainline branches of cscvs. The preferred one is at:

As the mailing list states:

> bit worried by that -- it's a little<*> undermaintained at the moment,
> and I'm not likely to be able to resolve that in the near future).

Yeah, John Goerzen popped up one day with an ITP, AFAIK its your tree
he's packaged.

> <*> - for some value of "a little" that means "almost completely".

Speak for your own tree dude :}.

I've a raft of improvements and bugfixs that I'll be putting in my tree
in the next month or two. They're mostly already coded, but I'm
retrofitting a couple of hairy things, and don't want any new bugreports
until thats done :}. In the meantime, I'm happy to do tactical bugfixes
(vs the strategic ones in my pipeline) on my public tree.


-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Kernel: Linux 2.4.24

Versions of packages cscvs depends on:
ii  python                        2.3.4-1    An interactive high-level object-o
ii  python-sqlite                 0.4.3-2    Python interface to SQLite
ii  tla                           1.2-4      arch revision control system

-- no debconf information

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cscvs has been removed from Debian.  For more information, please see

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