Check for obsolete packages

Dagobert Michelsen dam at
Tue Oct 22 15:54:24 CEST 2013

Hi Peter,

Am 22.10.2013 um 15:49 schrieb Peter FELECAN <pfelecan at>:
> Dagobert Michelsen <dam at> writes:
>> the check for obsolete packages and stub removal is now integrated into the buildfarm:
>> The scripts are run every day at 4:20 am and generated with the following options:
>> At the moment the output is pretty short, I suggest there are some minor options
>> missing, maybe Carsten has a suggestion on options?
> Not really short. IMHO all this needs a little bit more explanation for
> those not involved in the project. Have I missed something?

This is the experimental implementation of "Package rename tracking"
as described here:

Basically it is to find out which packages can safely be dropped.

We need to see how we can integrate this in our workflow.

Best regards

  -- Dago

"You don't become great by trying to be great, you become great by wanting to do something,
and then doing it so hard that you become great in the process." - xkcd #896

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