Re: [SLE] usr-local-bin
From: Chris (cwhite_at_ole.net)
To: Suse List <email@example.com> 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
> firstname.lastname@example.org www.rubberturnip.org.uk
> Updated GNOME packages for SUSE LINUX: www.usr-local-bin.org
> Latest SUSE News and Blogs: www.planetsuse.org
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
-- Cj "If pro is the opposite of con, then the opposite of progress must be congress!" -- Check the headers for your unsubscription address For additional commands send e-mail to email@example.com Also check the archives at http://lists.suse.com Please read the FAQs: firstname.lastname@example.org