Re: [SLE] usr-local-bin

From: Chris (
Date: 07/20/04

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    Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2004 06:04:29 -0400

    On Tue, 2004-07-20 at 04:18, James Ogley wrote:
    > [As posted on Planet SuSE last night]
    > I have decided to retire usr-local-bin as a website & service this
    > summer. Come the autumn when I go to college, I'm not going to be able
    > to afford either the hosting for the site, or the time it takes up to
    > maintain the packages. Depending on how things progress, I'll release a
    > couple of GNOME 2.7 package sets (2.7.2, 2.7.4, and maybe one of the
    > release candidates), and then retire it.
    > It's been a fantastic 2 1/2 years running the site, I've loved having
    > such a visible input into the community, and providing a service like
    > this. I'll still be as active as my training allows, I'll be reading
    > lists, and hopefully finding time to contribute patches. I'll also be
    > sending all the ulb patches to the respective SUSE package maintainers.
    > Thanks to everyone who's supported the site over the years, hope you
    > enjoy this last hurrah over the summer.
    > And, remember, if you want, you can grab the .src.rpm packages and keep
    > your favourite packages (web logs suggest that's AbiWord, The GIMP,
    > XChat and Gaim) up to date.
    > --
    > James Ogley, Webmaster, usr local bin & Planet SuSE
    > Updated GNOME packages for SUSE LINUX:
    > Latest SUSE News and Blogs:

    James you and the ULB site will surely be missed by many. I do
    appreciate all your efforts and time that you have put in to it. I wish
    you well and the Best of luck in your future endeavors

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