Re: Should we release lukemftpd with sarge?
* Martin Michlmayr (email@example.com) [050604 13:56]:
> I'm wondering whether lukemftpd should be released with sarge or not.
> Noah Meyerhans filed a critical security bug in August 2004 (#266370).
> This has been fixed in an NMU but Noah also raised this point:
> | It seems that lukemftpd no longer exists, at least not by that name.
> | In the NetBSD vulnerability report you'll find the following:
> | pkgsrc net/lukemftpd: Update pkgsrc, this package was
> | renamed to tnftpd
> | So it seems to me that this package has been superceded upstream. IMHO,
> | we need to drop this package from Debian and (assuming somebody's
> | interested) package tnftpd in its place.
> I asked Takuo KITAME (the maintainer of lukemftpd in Debian) what he
> thinks but never got a response. IMHO we shouldn't release lukemftpd
> with sarge but I'm not sure I'm in a position to make that call.
> What do the release people think?