We all know that the mechanism is not perfect and the catalog of
plugins could be handled better, but I dont think that such a decision
on you side helps improving it.

A large (very large) part of user will never ever go to github and
install a plugin manually, which means that, for them, now QGIS has
less functionality than before. That's not a good thing.

As a plugin dev...which advantages do you have removing the plugin
form the plugin server? I can only see disadvantages.

In any case, it's good that you raised this issue, I think it's
important to improve the plugins catalog and how it's handled, so
hopefully this will start a fruitful discussion about it.

Cheers



2016-10-14 8:42 GMT+02:00 Nathan Woodrow <madman...@gmail.com>:
> Hey,
>
> Have you raised this as a issue with us. Can't really fix anything if it's
> not raised.
>
> What you suggest we do to make it better?
>
> Regards,
> Nathan
>
> On Fri, Oct 14, 2016 at 4:35 PM, Geo DrinX <geodr...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Good morning   :)
>>
>>
>> I am here to inform you that I just removed from the repository the latest
>> plugin version 3.0.4 of GEarthView, and also other my plugins.
>>
>> I have taken this decision to draw your attention on the mechanism of the
>> plugin approval, which I think is totally insufficient and inadequate.
>>
>> I recommend you review this procedure and pay more attention to whom is
>> dealing, which should be a technical, and not another.
>>
>> I am sorry for the difficulties that my decision will cause to
>> unsuspecting users of my plugin, but they can continue to download my plugin
>> from my official repository on github.
>>
>> I thank you for your attention
>>
>>
>> Best Regards
>>
>> Roberto (geodrinx)
>>
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