[Frugalware-devel] Monotheka - can it be deleted?

Devil505 devil505linux at gmail.com
Wed Jun 8 08:36:07 CEST 2011


2011/6/8 Russell Dickenson <russelldickenson at gmail.com>:
> On 8 June 2011 14:42, Devil505 <devil505linux at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 2011/6/8 Russell Dickenson <russelldickenson at gmail.com>:
>>> In looking over chkworld's output I noticed that Monotheka is marked
>>> "No output". I went to its home page, which is still current, and
>>> confirmed that it's development has not progressed.
>>>
>>> The home page still says "Monotheka is in an early stage of
>>> development..." and the last update was 01/04/2006. The history of
>>> releases has been: 01/04/2006 0.7, 14/09/2005 0.6, 14/05/2005 0.5,
>>> 10/04/2005 0.4
>>>
>>> Given all this I believe the project is dead.
>>>
>>
>> OK, but by which package it can be replaced ?
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Devil505
>
>
> Can I get back to you on that? :P  By what criteria are packages
> deleted? We have no usage statistics so that's not something we can go
> by.
>

Well if the project is dead, we remove the package indeed.
But it always good if we can replace the removed package by a similar
one to not disturb
users.



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