[sysadmin/slay] port deleted - can we think about a cvs regression?

Peter Jeremy peterjeremy at optushome.com.au
Wed Jul 4 22:46:11 UTC 2007

On 2007-Jul-04 20:38:12 +0200, Sbastien Santoro <dereckson at espace-win.org> wrote:
>    I've got a surprise 30 minutes ago when I cd sysadmin/slay, the
> port has been deleted with the following commit message:
>   2006-12-31 sysutils/slay: Author doesn't see it as needed anymore

Looking back further, it was deprecated in November 2006 following a
discussion with the author.

>    If author doesn't see it's need anymore, I'm annoyed my scripts
> are broken by this decision. Slay does a small tasks, is stable.
>    Is it possible to think about a CVS regression to restore this port ?

If the port is useful to you, I suggest you contact the original
author and discuss taking over the development and support of the
tool.  You can then submit a new version of slay with yourself as
the maintainer.

Peter Jeremy
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