Azureus was - Re: GIMP *final* release for Gutsy?

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at
Sun Nov 11 04:32:03 UTC 2007

On Saturday 10 November 2007 21:49, Peter wrote:

> I understand the point of view of not fixing bugs at the end life of
> a cycle, but certain software updates aren't in Ubuntu yet while new
> version have been out for a while now. Azureus for example is still
> in the official repo while has been out before the
> package freeze for Gutsy.

Azureus is a special case.  The packaging was sufficiently convoluted that no 
developer was willing to touch it.  I substantially more sane package has 
been uploaded to Hardy and work is ongoing to backport it (need to backport 
iced tea first).

Scott K

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