Universe move backlash

Jono Bacon jono at ubuntu.com
Tue Jan 29 17:42:29 UTC 2008

On Tue, 2008-01-29 at 15:11 +0100, Daniel Holbach wrote:
> These were the words I used: "Xubuntu was never supported by Canonical.
> The only reason for XFCE-related packages to be in main was that up
> until recently the CD build process did not allow packages that were not
> in main/restricted.
> Moving XFCE-related packages back to universe even has the advantage
> that MOTU members can work on them and not only members of
> ubuntu-core-dev. This should speed up development. Nothing else will
> change.
> Please adjust the article accordingly to reflect the facts."
> Once I recover my digg password I'll add the information. If you
> encounter any other news posts, please try to follow up there with a
> similar message. There's really no reason to be confused about the
> change that was made.

Thanks Daniel for looking into this.


Jono Bacon
Ubuntu Community Manager
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