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Re: very old orphaned packages

Hi Thomas!

You wrote:

> http://qa.debian.org/documentation/qa.html/ch-rules.html
> This says that for packages with Priority: lower than standard, after
> a package has been orphaned for three months, it's moved from the main
> archive to the "project/orphaned" directory.  And, after another year,
> they get withdrawn entirely from the distribution and the FTP site.
> Are we doing this?

Yes, but not in a structural way, and only for packages with RC bugs
that are not easily fixed and/or packages that are obsolete.

> Should we be doing this?

Yes, that's another thing that that script I'm working on, will check

Kind regards,
| Bas Zoetekouw                  | Si l'on sait exactement ce   |
|--------------------------------| que l'on va faire, a quoi    |
| zoetekw@phys.uu.nl             | bon le faire?                |
|    bas@A-Es2.uu.nl             |               Pablo Picasso  |

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