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On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 12:30 AM, Ned Ludd <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Fri, 2009-12-11 at 17:18 +0000, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
>> 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
Thank you so much for this mail. I would have been very disappointed
if this discussion had continued wasting everyone's time, bandwidth
and inbox space. From where I'm sitting, Ciaran's tirades have been a
complete waste from every angle. I know I represent the feelings of
the entire Gentoo community when I say this.
I hope he takes a hint from this email, but somehow I know he won't.
Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team