Proposed SRU policy amendment for package removals

Marc Deslauriers marc.deslauriers at
Wed Nov 12 12:53:13 UTC 2014


On 2014-11-12 05:43 AM, Martin Pitt wrote:
> Hello Chuck,
> Chuck Peters [2014-11-12  3:25 +0000]:
>> Both tor and owncloud are recurring examples!
> tor was reintroduced explicitly two years after the removal
> ( If that is out of date again and
> unmaintained, we should remove it again and blacklist it this time so
> that it doesn't come back automatically. If that's the case, then I
> suggest filing a new removal/SRU bug for this.

Perhaps blacklisting for new releases by default should be added to the
procedure? We can always remove a package from the blacklist if someone steps up
and volunteers to support it.


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