[Mageia-dev] Security updates - Help needed!

David Walser luigiwalser at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 6 02:18:37 CEST 2012

Guillaume Rousse wrote:
> Le 04/07/2012 00:37, David Walser a écrit :
>> ocsinventory - Mageia 1 package needs to be updated or patched (patches available from MDV)
>> https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=5252
>> https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2129
> This package should be dropped: there is no maintainer, and we have 
> better alternatives in the distribution (fusioninventory).

We should still issue the update for 1, but I agree with you here.  I'm not clear on the exact 
procedure for dropping a package.  I've seen other packages requested to be dropped, with no 
objections, that still haven't been AFAIK (such as wicd).

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