Unmaintained Repository Was: Spoke too early

Martin Owens doctormo at gmail.com
Sun Apr 26 20:02:21 BST 2009


> At the point where Kdvi was removed:
> - All important features that had been reported as missing in Okular compared 
> to Kdvi, had now been added to Okular.
> - Kdvi is unmaintained.
> - Kdvi is an KDE3 application where a KDE4 replacement exists.
> So those three things combined was the reason for removing it.

Ah so the important part here is not that it's unmaintained, but that
it's superseded with a package that should (in theory) offer all the
features.

Regards, Martin Owens




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