Webmin on Dapper\Edgy

Dean Sas dean at deansas.org
Sat Nov 25 15:31:23 UTC 2006


> Mihamina Rakotomandimby wrote:
>> On Sat, 2006-11-25 at 11:57 +0000, Gabriel Dragffy wrote:
>>
>>> The official packages from the webmin site are best and most up-to-date,
>>> I've installed and used them on Dapper, and they were perfect for me.
>> Why dont the main repo include it?
>> Is there any non-conformance to something?
> I believe it is simply that the package maintainer decided that they
> no longer had time to take care of it properly, and the package is up
> for adoption if you are interested.

From: 
https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-devel/2006-September/020471.html

"And I was really hoping no one would bring up webmin. It's a piece of 
software so horrifyingly vile that we want absolutely _nothing_ to do 
with it, not even carry it in the Ubuntu archive. The entirety of the
ubuntu-server team had a small celebration the day that package was killed."

Dean





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