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Re: [alpine-devel] v3.3 feature freeze

From: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2015 08:53:52 +0100

On Mon, 26 Oct 2015 19:10:47 -0700
Isaac Dunham <ibid.ag_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Oct 26, 2015 at 10:12:27AM +0100, Natanael Copa wrote:
> > On Fri, 23 Oct 2015 03:04:36 +0530
> > "V.Krishn" <vkrishn4_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Based on 2 above, I can spot (debatable though),
> > > zabbix, nagios, wayland
> >
> > I think we want atleast zabbix and nagios to stay in main.
> >
> > Wayland can probably move to community, unless there is something that
> > depends on it that we want/need keep in main.
> >
> > Would be great if the feedback would not include any kind of research
> > from my part (eg wayland is in the dependency chain of what packages?)
>
> If you build mesa with wayland support enabled (as we do), mesa and Xorg
> depend on wayland. (IMHO, this feels wrong, but that's how upstream did
> it...)

yes.

I think we want start from the other end, take toplevel deps (packages
that nothing depends on) and work downwards.

We could for example move mate-*?

We could also move xfce, but I don't think xfce causes much maintenance
work. It is a slow moving project.


> HTH,
> Isaac Dunham

-nc


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