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On Sun, Aug 06, 2017 at 08:10:02PM -0000, Andrew Toskin wrote:
> There are a couple GNOME Shell extensions that I think ought to be orphaned. 
> Since I already maintain a few other GNOME Shell extensions, I'd be happy to 
> take over.
> In the Fedora repos, there are two "sustmi" packages, named for the upstream 
> developer's GitHub handle. There's a single listing in the old PKGDB -- 
> https://admin.fedoraproject.org/pkgdb/package/rpms/gnome-shell-extension-sustmi/
>  -- but it's two (sub?)packages:
> * gnome-shell-extension-sustmi-windowoverlay-icons
> * gnome-shell-extension-sustmi-historymanager-prefix-search
> A look on Bugzilla shows requests to update the packages going as far back as 
> 2013, which never got any response from the maintainer:
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/buglist.cgi?classification=Fedora&product=Fedora&component=gnome-shell-extension-sustmi
> The only new builds in Koji over the past few years have been automated mass 
> rebuilds. From the changelog, it doesn't seem like there has been any manual 
> updates from the maintainer since 2012.
> https://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=925824
> I've tried commenting on the Bugzilla threads, and tried sending requests 
> through PKGDB (just before it was deprecated), to be added as a 
> co-maintainer, but I haven't gotten any response either.
> These packages have been badly neglected for a long time, and no longer work 
> at all on any supported Fedora release. I'd like to get them back in shape.
> ~ Andrew Toskin
> FAS: terrycloth
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