[Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#849200: Bug#849200: Bug#849200: nagios-images: Outdated packaging

Sebastiaan Couwenberg sebastic at xs4all.nl
Fri Dec 23 23:21:57 UTC 2016

On 12/24/2016 12:04 AM, Alexander Wirt wrote:
> On Fri, 23 Dec 2016, Jan Wagner wrote:
>> Am 23.12.16 um 15:33 schrieb Bas Couwenberg:
>>> The packaging for nagios-images is outdated as reported by lintian. An
>>> ancient Standards-Version is used, and an extra-license-file false
>>> positive is not addressed. The package also installs symlinks for
>>> nagios3 which has been removed from unstable.
>>> The attached patches resolve this issue.
>> maybe Alex has feelings about that, from my side, no objections to
>> upload your changes for this package. I never felt into really
>> maintaining the package.
> Same here, I a also never was sure if distributing those images is really
> legal..
> So, thanks. Please go ahead.

If that is how you both feel, it's better to have the package removed,
and update the reverse dependencies to not recommend it any more.

I'll request the removal if none of you object.

Kind Regards,


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