[Mageia-sysadm] Package removal request

Colin Guthrie mageia at colin.guthr.ie
Mon May 9 11:09:32 CEST 2011

'Twas brillig, and Ahmad Samir at 07/05/11 22:30 did gyre and gimble:
> On 3 March 2011 03:31, Ahmad Samir <ahmadsamir3891 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Please remove esound binary and src packages:
>> esound-utils
>> lib*esound-devel
>> lib*esound0
>> As has been discussed on the -dev ML, esound should be phased out from
>> the distro.
>> I've rebuilt all the packages that had BR esound-devel, and now
>> nothing requires it in Mageia. (I am wondering if it should be added
>> to the import-to-svn blacklist, to prevent it being resubmitted).
>> I think it should be left in SVN for a while though.
>> --
>> Ahmad Samir
> This request was lost in the ML; and now two packages were built
> against esound-devel.
> If the esound phasing sounds logical at this stage, I can try building
> those two packages without esound, but then you gotta promise to add
> esound to the blacklist...

I'm certainly all in favour of this! Death to esound!!!



Colin Guthrie

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