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[Savannah-hackers-public] Re: decommissioning packages

From: Sylvain Beucler
Subject: [Savannah-hackers-public] Re: decommissioning packages
Date: Sat, 12 May 2007 20:42:58 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.13 (2006-08-11)

On Sat, May 12, 2007 at 01:28:06PM -0500, Karl Berry wrote:
> Hi Sylvain,
> rms and I are engaged in a long process of cleaning up the GNU
> maintainers file, which means a lot of dead packages are finally getting
> officially decommissioned.  Some of them have projects on savannah,
> e.g.,
> Do you think anything need be done (on savannah, that is; I have a
> longish list of non-savannah things to do) besides putting a note in the
> summary and giving them orphaned/unmaintained status?
> The only other thing I can think of is that it seems slightly strange to
> leave them saying they are "official GNU software" since they're not any
> longer.  What would be involved with shunting them off to another
> category ("decommissioned GNU software")?

How about:
- switch to non-GNU
- put a note in the summary

You still have to:
- ask sysadmin to move ->
- move the ->
- move mailing lists from>, or at least add the alias

I think that's all.


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