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On Fri, 2009-12-11 at 17:18 +0000, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> On Fri, 11 Dec 2009 18:11:19 +0100
> Ulrich Mueller <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > >>>>> On Fri, 11 Dec 2009, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> > > [...] kdebuild-1 needs to remain so long as package managers
> > > support it.
> > We can considerably shorten this discussion, because it boils down to
> > the following: PMS is an official Gentoo document, and therefore it's
> > not upon you to make this decision.
> Alright. We'll escalate this to the Council then.
> Council: please vote on the following at the next meeting:
> "kdebuild-1 to be kept in PMS as-is until we're reasonably sure that no
> users have installed packages that use kdebuild-1. Since kdebuild-1 is
> no longer actively used for installable packages, when time permits, and
> to fit in with the normal release cycle, the Paludis team shall take
> steps to notify users who do have installed kdebuild-1 packages that
> they should uninstall those packages. This shall be done by having a
> deprecation check for at least one major version (x.y) series of
> releases before removal in the subsequent major version (x.z)."
As pointed out many times to you. kdebuild has nothing with do with
Gentoo proper. I see no reason that it should concern the council at
all. I do not intend to vote on this item and consider the matter EOF.
If you continue to mail bomb the council list, it will be considered
Ned Ludd <email@example.com>