Package: ftp.debian.org Version: N/A; reported 2005-09-05 Severity: normal Luk Claes wrote:
Hi The following packages have 0 or 1 user according to popcon (at Debconf time). Maybe some of them can be removed?
jftw (0 bugs)
> [...] > Maintainer: Joel Aelwyn <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Package: jftwUgh. Thought I'd filed to drop this one; it's not particularly useful except as a workaround for painful things in GNU libc's ftw implementation (for example, the licence and the code, at least if you want to do anything on a non-Linux system). It's only applicable on the BSD ports (and not all of those), and as far as I know it was donated to and is being adopted into the upstream libc in all cases where it matters, so it really has no purpose in being a Debian package anymore; it was available on a general basis on the theory that someone might be interested in the alternative, but I'd say the lack of users is a fairly good indication that, well, there aren't enough users to make it worth the archive space...
FTPMasters, please feel free to remove this from testing and unstable (and experimental, I guess, if it's there - I don't see any indication that it is, or anything in the changelog or uploads to indicate it ever should have been, though).
-- Joel Aelwyn <email@example.com> ,''`. : :' : `. `' `-
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