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Re: [opensuse-packaging] FoxitReader (non free)
El 10/11/13 00:57, Joschi Brauchle escribió:
Well, the mere fact that it was not updated since 2009 is not a problem.
There are many other tools in OpenSUSE or on OBS that do not experience changes
or updates for a couple of years because they simply work fine and without
security problems!

That's not true, old dormant packages usually require attention in order to keep them at least building due to the changes of the underlying system, others are dropped when they fail for long time and nobody steps up to maintain them.

"Judging by their response, the meanest thing you can do to people on the Internet is to give them really good software for free". - Anil Dash
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