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From: Maciej Mrozowski <reavertm@...>
Subject: Re: Qt3 mask breaks significant science packages
Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2010 08:18:11 +0100
On Sunday 14 of March 2010 06:09:44 James Cloos wrote:
> >>>>> "BdG" == Ben de Groot <yngwin@g.o> writes:
> BdG> Abandoned packages do not belong in the portage tree.
> 
> Nonsense.  That attitude only servers to harm the user base.
> 
> Leaving them in does not.

But leaving them broken and unmaintained in main repository harms Gentoo 
quality and image.
"User base" is welcome to step up and help with maintenance and that's what 
guys in kde-sunsite overlay actually do.

So... patches welcome! Thanks!

-- 
regards
MM


References:
Qt3 mask breaks significant science packages
-- Robert Bradbury
Re: Qt3 mask breaks significant science packages
-- Ben de Groot
Re: Qt3 mask breaks significant science packages
-- James Cloos
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