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FS#60629 - [archboot] consider replacing or dropping idnkit

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by loqs (loqs) - Monday, 29 October 2018, 10:33 GMT
Last edited by Tobias Powalowski (tpowa) - Saturday, 16 March 2019, 10:37 GMT
Task Type General Gripe
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


idnkit appears to no longer be developed upstream being replaced by idnkit2
The only current dependency of idnkit is archboot. Archboot also contains libidn2 through a dependency on bind-tools.
Previously bind also used idnkit but switched to libidn2.
The idn2 binary could replace idnconv usage in archboot and the idnkit package updated or dropped.
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Closed by  Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Saturday, 16 March 2019, 10:37 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  2019.03-1