KDE PIM in Proposed for a month

Didier Roche didrocks at ubuntu.com
Mon Jun 12 10:16:42 UTC 2017

Le 08/06/2017 à 15:48, Rik Mills a écrit :
> +1 on this. I know things are difficult right now, but not even being
> able to get a 'non-ancient' version of our default KDE email client and
> groupware (KMail, Korganiser, Knotes, Kontact etc) into the archive is
> utterly disheartening.
> In addition, things continue to move on, and soon there will be more new
> sources required, so we fall even further behind, and cannot offer up to
> date software that other distributions do.
> Thanks.
> I apologise for 'nagging'

Sorry for the delay,
with the transition to the new GNOME desktop by default and other 
related tasks, the few active people on the archive admin community were 
quite busy at the start of this cycle.

I'm going to spend my tomorrow morning looking at your package and 
unblock them.
Thanks for your patience and our apologizes again.

> Rik
> On 06/06/17 22:11, Valorie Zimmerman wrote:
>> Greetings Release Team,
>> I'm writing as the Kubuntu Release Manager this cycle, and a newbie at
>> the job. I see from looking at
>> https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/artful/+queue?queue_state=0&queue_text=&memo=28&start=28
>> that all of our PIM packages are waiting in Proposed since May 2 when
>> Rohan uploaded them.
>> They are just splits from existing source packages, so we're a bit
>> puzzled as to why they've been waiting so long. We understand that the
>> release team and archive admins are very busy in the light of recent
>> events, but feel that packages spending over 1 month in the new queue
>> is not great for our developers, community or ubuntu.
>> We'd very much like our users to be able to use and test PIM in Artful
>> even in advance of Alpha 1.
>> Thanks so much for your consideration.
>> Valorie

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