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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
I still like use it, and I don't know an alternative, unless it is merged with GNU cat(1).
dog(1), an enhanced replacement for cat(1)
Posted Dec 26, 2010 10:08 UTC (Sun) by jrn (subscriber, #64214)
Posted Dec 26, 2010 12:28 UTC (Sun) by fjorba (subscriber, #6175)
reviving removed packages
Posted Dec 29, 2010 9:46 UTC (Wed) by jrn (subscriber, #64214)
Requests to revive a package work just like any other request for a new package: http://www.debian.org/devel/wnpp/#l1. Like this:
Subject: RFP: dog -- Enhanced replacement for cat
The cat enhancement dog(1) is quite useful and not a big maintenance burden, so I would be happy to see it back in Debian. Version XXXXX from snapshot.debian.org works well for me.
That it is not a big maintenance burden would be especially believable if you promise to look out for bugs and fix them. If you have time for it, http://www.debian.org/doc/maint-guide/ and especially http://wiki.debian.org/DebianMentorsFaq have hints.
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