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Re: RFH: citadel/webcit

On Tue, Dec 12, 2017 at 11:16 AM, Michael Meskes <meskes@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Robert,
>> If not I'm going to have it removed I guess.
>>   I'd be against that.
> Me too, but somebody has to be able to put some time into it. :)
>>   I have a Jessie installed system that I can't update to Stretch
>> because citadel won't run on it yet;  and the Citadel install there
>> is
>> one of the primary reasons I'm running that system.  (And I prefer to
>> use Debian for my systems, and 'official' packages when possible.)
> What's the problem? I'm not aware of any grave bug on Stretch, but may
> have missed it.

   Well, perhaps not "grave" and I have perhaps gotten overly focused
on wanting to test out newer versions but there is also the
'important' bug #862296[1], although I do think I'd found a
work-around for the issue.

>> There used to be a team maintaining these packages,
>> > but I'm the only one who worked on it in recent years.
>>    I've wondered about that...
>>    I'm a DM (as jame@xxxxxxxxx) not a DD, so there are some things I
>> can't do directly.   I am very interested in helping how I can with
>> the Citadel packages.
> If you're interested, how about becoming a member of the team?

   Actually, I'm already listed as a member...  (Robert Clay, 'jame-guest')

Robert J. Clay

[1] https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=862296