[Numpy-discussion] bzr mirror

Ralf Gommers ralf.gommers@googlemail....
Sat Nov 13 09:13:32 CST 2010


On Sat, Nov 13, 2010 at 8:35 PM, Darren Dale <dsdale24@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 13, 2010 at 7:27 AM, Darren Dale <dsdale24@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 9:42 PM, Ralf Gommers
>> <ralf.gommers@googlemail.com> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> While cleaning up the numpy wiki start page I came across a bzr mirror
>>> that still pointed to svn, https://launchpad.net/numpy, originally
>>> registered by Jarrod. It would be good to either point that to git or
>>> delete it. I couldn't see how to report or do anything about that on
>>> Launchpad, but that's maybe just me - I can never find anything there.
>>>
>>> For now I've removed the link to it on Trac, if the mirror gets
>>> updated please put it back.
>
>
> Comment 8 at https://bugs.launchpad.net/launchpad-registry/+bug/38349 :

Thanks for finding that.
>
> "Ask to deactivate the project at
>    https://answers.launchpad.net/launchpad/+addquestion
>
> If the project has no data that is useful to the community, it will be
> deactivated. If the project has code or bugs, the community may still
> use the project even if the maintainers are no interested in it.
> Launchpad admins will not deactivate projects that the community can
> use. Consider transferring maintainership to another user."
>
> Note the continued use of "deactivate" throughout the answer to
> repeated inquiries of how to delete a project. From
> https://help.launchpad.net/PrivacyPolicy :
>
> "Launchpad retains all data submitted by users permanently.

What a pain. Guess it's up to Jarrod to submit the deactivation
request. Let's hope they don't consider outdated mirrored files "data
useful to the community".

Ralf


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