math/ess, deprecate or change maintainership

Kubilay Kocak koobs at
Tue Oct 13 07:25:50 UTC 2015

On 13/10/2015 5:37 PM, Christopher J. Ruwe wrote:
> Hi,
> Emacs Speacks Statistics 15.09, which I maintain as math/ess, has been
> released in the end of September. 
> However, as I outlined in
> I have severe doubts that packages for emacs modes generate any value.
> I do not plan to update math/ess and advocate for deprecating that
> port. Should anybody need math/ess in ports, I would like to hand over
> maintainership to said anybody willing to step in.
> Cheers,

Hi Christopher,

Please feel free to submit a bugzilla issue with title:

math/ess: Reset maintainership

Also include a patch updating the MAINTAINER line to ports at

And finally, THANK YOU for contributing to FreeBSD, we hope to see you
back here soon :)


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