[arch-haskell] Stepping down from Arch work
magnus at therning.org
Sat Oct 12 07:36:39 UTC 2013
On 08/10/10 19:02, Don Stewart wrote:
> Actually, I think I'm done. I will step down as AUR and Arch Linux
> maintainer on Monday, to focus my efforts upstream, on Hackage itself.
> I'm going to release the rest of tools I have in a darcs repo this weekend,
> and try to document on the wiki any other processes that are active.
> Most of them you already know about (cabal2arch, the archlinux package, and
> the support scripts). I'll leave it up to this team to work out if they want
> to keep supporting:
> The cabal2arch tool
> The archlinux support package
> The IRC channel
> The mailing list
> The blog
> The package status page
> The twitter account
> The RSS feed
> The Hackage reverse package map
> The wiki
> It's been an interesting 2 years running this stuff, and this group has led
> the Haskell community to demonstrate how well a distro can support Haskell,
> particularly through the use of automated tools taking advantage of the
> declarative nature of Cabal.
> But it's time for me to focus my energies higher up the stack.
> Those interested in picking up parts of the work, please let me know.
Thanks for your hard work, you have, largely single-handedly, made Arch into
the best Linux distro for Haskell developers.
Now we just have to figure out how many people are required to fill in
Magnus Therning (OpenPGP: 0xAB4DFBA4)
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