[ubuntu-x] is xgc used or on the way out

Bryce Harrington bryce at canonical.com
Sun Jun 15 22:54:12 BST 2008


On Sun, Jun 15, 2008 at 07:44:10PM +0530, shirish wrote:
> Hi all,
>  There used to be a package named xgc . While I don't know much about
> it and the man page also doesn't say much, there is no candidate
> version for intrepid while it was there in Hardy Heron. So is it on
> its way out or would it be coming up in some future uploads.

For Hardy we adopted Debian's packages for x11-apps, and in so doing
dropped x11 apps that were no longer relevant.  From that man page it
sounds like xgc is an unfinished demo app, and I would not have expected
it to make the cut.

Is there a particular reason you're interested in xgc?

Bryce



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