A public plea to the Debian developers

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Wed Jul 6 00:42:39 CEST 2005

Benedikt Meurer wrote:
>>>PLEASE get xfce 4.2 into the Debian testing distribution!  What is taking 
>>>so long?
>>Does anybody has a clue what happend to http://www.os-works.com/debian.
>>Up to a few weeks ago they had regular updates. I cant find any hint on
>>why they stopped.
> The idea was to have the 4.2 stable branch maintained in the regular 
> distributions and provide updates of the core packages once 4.3 is in 
> usable state (non-core stuff like xfmedia, libexo, terminal, etc. is 
> still updated regularly). Now, the 4.2 packages were imported into 
> Ubuntu universe some time ago. And 4.2 should also be in Debian testing 
> in the not so far future as well.

Uhm, ok. I'm gonna update that packages to 4.2.2. Don't have much time 
for that, tho. So it may take some time until all packages are updated.


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