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Re: obsolete R packages

On 27.07.2019 03:42, Brook Milligan wrote:
> I am planning to update the R packages in the near future.  In the process, I have discovered that several packages are obsolete and apparently are no longer distributed by CRAN; geography/R-GRASS is one example.  We still may have (very) old distfiles, though; for example, the one for GRASS is dated 2009-09-17 on  I have not tried, but I doubt these will build.
> What is the best strategy for these packages?  Should we keep them?  Keep them only if they build and delete them otherwise?  Delete them unconditionally?
> Ideas welcome.

Unless they are broken for new R, I would keep them around.

> Thanks.
> Cheers,
> Brook

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