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Re: About the current state of the Yum package in Lenny

Luk Claes wrote:
> Thomas Goirand wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm sorry that it took us so much time to make a working yum package,
>> but we were quite overloaded with our work, taking over all the
>> customers of another web hosting company (taking all our time doing
>> support). Anyway, I could today take the time to upload a working
>> version of yum. Here it is:
>> ftp://ftp.gplhost.com/debian/dists/lenny/main/source/yum_3.2.21-1~gplhost1.dsc
>> I guess you could notice that this is a newer upstream version. Please
>> let me know if you think this would be an acceptable replacement to be
>> sent in lenny proposed updates. At least, I'd be happy if somebody could
>> NMU it to SID or experimental, so there's at least something working
>> available in the archive.
> I'm afraid it's too invasive to be included, though I would propose to
> upload it to backports.org.
> Cheers
> Luk

Then can the current broken version of yum be removed of Stable? It
makes absolutely no sense to keep a software that doesn't work in the


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