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From: Ben de Groot <yngwin@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: Qt3 mask breaks significant science packages
Date: Fri, 12 Mar 2010 23:47:13
Message-Id: e117dbb91003121546t5bf8cb9eldd6a5ab0cf29c4a7@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Re: Qt3 mask breaks significant science packages by Ryan Hill
On 13 March 2010 00:07, Ryan Hill <dirtyepic@g.o> wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Mar 2010 18:33:12 +0100 > Ben de Groot <yngwin@g.o> wrote: >> Abandoned packages do not belong in the portage tree. That's >> why we have a treecleaners project. > > The treecleaners project is tasked with keeping these packages working, and > removing them only if there is no other alternative.
No, treecleaners is tasked with either finding a maintainer for those packages, or removing them from the tree. Cheers, -- Ben de Groot Gentoo Linux developer (qt, media, lxde, desktop-misc) ______________________________________________________