Bug#565259: RM: vls -- ROM; dead upstream, buggy

Reinhard Tartler siretart at tauware.de
Thu Jan 14 11:11:24 UTC 2010

Package: ftp.debian.org
Severity: normal

please remove vlc from upstream. It doesn't compile anymore and we don't
have the ressources to fix it in an acceptable timeframe. Moreover, vlc
has about 90% of all features of vls, so we consider vls more or less
superseeded by vlc.

This bug is writting in coordination with xtophe on irc, who is also

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0.3
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

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