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Old 11-02-2011, 04:30 PM
Dan McGee
 
Default bin86-0.16.18-2)

On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 10:47 AM, Dave Reisner <d@falconindy.com> wrote:
> Rebuild in testing. I don't use this at all, but the binaries "do
> stuff". I made minimal changes to the PKGBUILD.
>
> As an aside: does this really need to be in [core]? We appear to have
> exactly 1 package in core which makes use of it -- LILO, as a makedep.
> Nothing in extra uses it and only 2 packages in community use it.

Given that grub2 is in [extra], can't we move lilo and thus bin86 there too?

-Dan
 
Old 11-02-2011, 04:49 PM
Dave Reisner
 
Default bin86-0.16.18-2)

On Wed, Nov 02, 2011 at 12:30:57PM -0500, Dan McGee wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 10:47 AM, Dave Reisner <d@falconindy.com> wrote:
> > Rebuild in testing. I don't use this at all, but the binaries "do
> > stuff". I made minimal changes to the PKGBUILD.
> >
> > As an aside: does this really need to be in [core]? We appear to have
> > exactly 1 package in core which makes use of it -- LILO, as a makedep.
> > Nothing in extra uses it and only 2 packages in community use it.
>
> Given that grub2 is in [extra], can't we move lilo and thus bin86 there too?
>
> -Dan

Seems reasonable to me. What does tpowa say, since he's the maintainer
of lilo?

dave
 

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