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The last AUR Cleanup Day was September 2010 (Source).
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[[Category:Arch development]]
AUR Cleanup Day 2011 didn't happen.
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[[Category:Package development]]
AUR Cleanup Day 2012 is upcoming.
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[[Category:Events]]
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[[Category:Arch User Repository]]
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== About ==
  
Cleanup suggestions will be looked at sooner if you submit them to the aur-general mailing list. Some guidelines are listed here.
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AUR Cleanup Day is a semi-yearly event at the 20th of September.
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Cleanup suggestions will be looked at sooner if you submit them to the [https://mailman.archlinux.org/mailman/listinfo/ aur-general mailing list]. Some guidelines are listed [https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/AUR#Other_requests here].
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The AUR has a large number of obsolete packages which could use cleaning up.  Examples of packages that may be cleaned up are:
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* Packages that have been renamed or replaced
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* Old and unmaintained developmental (cvs/svn/etc) packages
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Post suggestions of packages on the AUR Cleanup Day pages below. Trusted Users will get together and go though the list in a couple of weeks after the event and confirm which packages should be removed.
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== Past and upcoming AUR Cleanup Days ==
  
* [[AUR Cleanup Day/2010]]
 
* [[AUR Cleanup Day/2011]]
 
 
* [[AUR Cleanup Day/2012]]
 
* [[AUR Cleanup Day/2012]]
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* [[AUR Cleanup Day/2010]]
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== See also ==
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* [[Christmas Cleanup]]
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* [[Bug Day]]
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* [[Midyear Cleanup]]
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* [[Arch Linux Event Calendar]]
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* [[Arch Translation Day]]

Revision as of 00:07, 6 December 2012

About

AUR Cleanup Day is a semi-yearly event at the 20th of September.

Cleanup suggestions will be looked at sooner if you submit them to the aur-general mailing list. Some guidelines are listed here.

The AUR has a large number of obsolete packages which could use cleaning up. Examples of packages that may be cleaned up are:

  • Packages that have been renamed or replaced
  • Old and unmaintained developmental (cvs/svn/etc) packages

Post suggestions of packages on the AUR Cleanup Day pages below. Trusted Users will get together and go though the list in a couple of weeks after the event and confirm which packages should be removed.

Past and upcoming AUR Cleanup Days

See also