Bug#686924: Taking over the packaging
Dear Ole Streicher,
Thank you very much for the initial work! I managed to clone out the
repo before you decided to delete it.
We are packaging casacore 1.6.0  basing on your work, under the
project of AireLinux, a working-in-progress debian-based distribution
for astrophysics initiated by Tsinghua Center for Astrophysics.
If you canceled the packaging for lacking of manpower, we sincerely ask
you to consider rejoining (or taking lead of) the effort. We have
talented astrophysics students with *nix system administration
experience getting recruited for packaging of the start-of-art
tools. Also, feel free to mentor and review our progress if your time is
Besides, casacore is in the gentoo official tree brought by the
gentoo-science team, from which many distribution-level patches could
We are only a few steps away from the final upload. Let's give it a
kick, shall we?