Subject: Re: archie and xarchie
To: None <>
From: SUNAGAWA Keiki <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/30/2002 09:12:51
Though I haven't been using archie,

> Is anyone actively using archie or xarchie?

Hmm, the server list included in the distribution is so much
outdated...  Few servers exist.  I found two of them are
still available.

> It seems that there are no archie servers operated anymore, so that
> these pkgs are probably mootware, and it could be considered to remove
> them from pkgsrc.

So, we still support very old architectures (even more and
more support are added when new versions are released ;-)
It'd be a good thing to support these applications unless
serious security problems are found on them.