list of removal candidates

Oliver Grawert ogra at
Mon Dec 7 13:53:21 UTC 2009

Am Montag, den 07.12.2009, 13:53 +0100 schrieb Lucas Nussbaum:
> Hi,
> The following source packages:
> - are in universe or multiverse
> - are not in Debian unstable
> - have not been updated in Ubuntu since Ubuntu hardy (=> same version in
>   hardy and lucid)
> - are installed on less than 0.1% of Ubuntu systems, according to popcon
>   (=> popcon < 1400 installations)
> I have gone through each of them, and I think that they are good
> candidates for removal from Ubuntu. Could you please go through the
> list, and try to find packages that should be kept for some reason?

> # packages that were apparently never part of Debian (at least they
> # weren't in etch or lenny)
> sugar-sliderpuzzle-activity
> sugar-flipsticks-activity
> sugar-jigsawpuzzle-activity
> squeak-plugin-image
> squeak-sources3
> sugar-logviewer-activity
> sugar-connect-activity
> sugar-memorize-activity

for these packages the edubuntu people used to care, i think the squeak
packages come from a time where debian refused to include squeak at all
due to its licensing (i think this changed ...)
and the sugar components come from a disagreement between the ubuntu and
debian sugar teams, i'm cross-sending this to edubuntu-devel so the
edubuntu team can take a look ...

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