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Removing packages with vanished distfiles
On Sun, May 20, 2012 at 11:39:59AM +0200, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> To bring this issue forward, I put the following suggestion up for
> decision making:
> Packages are to be removed from pkgsrc, when the distfiles are not
> distributable and cannot be obtained for a period of one full quarter
> branch. Packages with manual / interactive fetch must have a
> maintainer and it is his/her responsibility to ensure this.
> pkgsrc-pmc is in CC.
pkgsrc-pmc has voted on this issue and decide to follow this
recommendation. I'll add it to the guide in the next minutes.
Thanks for bringing this to our attention.
Please make a list of packages that fall under this new policy and
send it to pkgsrc-users so that people can become maintainers, if
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