Subject: Re: unmaintained packages...
To: Tomasz Luchowski <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com>
Date: 03/30/2001 09:25:53
On Fri, 30 Mar 2001, Tomasz Luchowski wrote:
> I found very old pkg (19980415...):
> # $NetBSD: Makefile,v 1.17 2001/03/04 09:06:14 tron Exp $
> DISTNAME= xart19980415
> PKGNAME= xart-19980415
> CATEGORIES= graphics x11
> MASTER_SITES= http://www.cqi.com/~humbubba/linux/
> HOMEPAGE= http://www.cqi.com/~humbubba/linux.html
> I get 404 not found ... that ~user doesn't even exist on www server.
> I didn't find xart on sourceforge, and google did not help much.
Try "altavista" instead.
> What do we do in this case? Desperately seek if new homepage is available?
> DISTFILE is still available on MASTER_SITE_LOCAL.
The package can be found on Linux Sunsite and mirrors, and also a
slightly newer version, apps/graphics/draw/xart19980605.tgz.