VOTE: Removal Of xterminus
Firmicus wrote :
Callan Barrett wrote :
Alright, the 5 day vote is now over for the removal of xterminus.
I count 18 yes votes and 2 no votes, this meets quorum and means
xterminus is no longer a Trusted User. I think everyone is in
agreement that his packages should be moved unsupported and I suppose
(unless anyone else wants to volunteer) I'll be putting all the
modules in there. I think we should leave them in there for a few days
to pick at them if that's ok with everyone else.
All right. In fact in the past months I have silently updated many of
xterminus' perl packages after he "disappeared" in July/August. Since
some are dependencies of other packages in [community], I intend to
adopt these and several others that I use.
I have adopted a bunch of perl packages from xterminus, and I checked
all the remaining ones for those that are dependencies of other
community packages. The result is as follows:
perl-convert-asn1 is a dependency of perl-ldap (maintained by Sergej)
perl-crypt-simple > checkgmail (dtw)
perl-curses and perl-curses-ui > yfklog and yfktest (bfinch)
perl-net-ipv6addr < gresolver (Sergej)
So Sergej, dtw and bfinch, I suggest that you adopt the above pkgs ;-)
I think all other packages previously maintained by xterminus can now be
orphaned and moved to [unsupported]. BTW, is there a way to do this
other than the pedestrian manner described in the wiki?
Best wishes to all fellow TUs for the new year!