Is Dillo Missing From Natty's repos?

Jordon Bedwell jordon at envygeeks.com
Mon Aug 22 14:27:12 UTC 2011


On 08/22/2011 08:44 AM, sktsee wrote:
> On 08/22/2011 04:02 AM, Graham Todd wrote:
> 
> [snip]
>>
>> AAAH...that explains it:
>>
>> Please remove dillo:
>> - Depends on long-obsolete GTK 1.2 libs (#515271)
>> - Broken HTTPS support (#510348)
>> - Security bugs unfixed for more than nine months (#535788), #560874
>> - Newer upstream releases depend on fltk2 which has license problems
>> - Unmaintained (#575240)
>>
>> I guess I'll have to inform the Claws-Mail list.....
>>
>> Graham
>>
> 
> The situation will probably change in at least the next couple of weeks
> if not sooner. FLTK1.3 is in Debian unstable now, and a development
> snapshot of Dillo 3.0 is in experimental. Final release of 3.0 is
> supposed to be out sometime by the end this month. Soon after it'll
> probably make its way into Debian unstable, though it'll be too late to
> be included in Ubuntu Oneric. I would expect that it'll be available in
> a ppa not long after its final release.

It was too late when it was reintroduced into experimental.  Just sayin'




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