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==Potential candidates for [community] repo==
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[[Category:Arch development]]
===TU: Before including these packages in the [community] repo, make
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The AUR now allows one to sort via votes. Please use that to get a list of popular package currently in unsupported.
sure that it is permitted by the license.===
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'''TU: Before including packages in the [community] repo, make sure that it is permitted by the license.'''
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==Packages that will remain in unsupported==
 
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!Name!!Description!!Reason
 
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|alacarte || 45-50 || Menu editor for gnome
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|acroread || Adobe's PDF file viewer ||License forbids redistribution.
 
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|bin2iso || 30-35 || bin2iso converts RAW format (.bin/.cue) files to ISO/WAV format
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|aurbuild || A utility to build and install packages from AUR. ||Automatically installs unsupported packages.
 
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|quake3-icculus-svn || 25-30 ||  Quake3 Engine. You need the retail or demo .pk3 files to play.
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|cedega         ||  A program that lets you play Windows games in Linux ||License restriction.
 
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|snes9x || 25-30 ||  A portable Emulator for the Super Nintento Entertainment System
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|enemy-territory ||  Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory multiplayer FPS ||License restriction.
 
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|nvu-kde || 25-30 || A Dreamweaver style WYSIWYG web editor with kdemimetypes
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|google-earth || A 3D interface to the planet Earth ||License restriction.
 
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|rezlooks || 25-30 || Clean looking gtk theme engine based on the cairo-enabled CVS clearlooks engine code.
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|kopete || Kopete, the KDE Instant Messenger || Included in the kdenetwork package which is in the [extra] repo.
 
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|bmp-docklet || 20-25 ||  bmp-docklet is a plugin for the Beep Media Player. It displays an icon in your systemtray and allows several tasks like play/pau
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|qpkg ||  Search for packages in *all* known repositories and in AUR, install or update packages directly from AUR! ||Automatically installs unsupported packages.
 
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|mp3gain || 20-25 || MP3gain
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|realplayer || Real Media Player produced by RealNetworks ||License restriction.
 
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|pcmanfm || 20-25 || An extremly fast and lightweight file manager which features tabbed browsing and user-friendly interface
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|unace || unace is an extraction tool for the proprietary ace archive format  ||License restriction.
 
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|picasa || 20-25 ||  Picasa is software that helps you instantly find, edit and share all the pictures on your PC.
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|vmware-workstation ||  Virtual machine (x86) software ||License restriction.
 
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|dark-oberon || 20-25 ||  An open source real-time strategy game similar to Warcraft II
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|yaourt                 ||  Yet another Arch Linux package manager wrapper ||Automatically installs unsupported packages.
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|links-g || 20-25 ||  A text WWW browser, similar to Lynx, with framebuffer and X graphics enabled
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|aspell-cs || 20-25 ||  Czech dictionary for aspell
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|knemo || 20-25 ||  KNemo - the KDE Network Monitor
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|par2cmdline || 20-25 ||  Providing a tool to apply the data-recovery capability concepts of RAID-like systems to the posting & recovery of multi-part arc
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|tremulous || 20-25 ||  An online team based FPS/RTS hybrid game based on the Quake3 Engine
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|crack-attack || 20-25 ||  A free OpenGL game based on the Super Nintendo classic Tetris Attack
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|dvdshrink || 20-25 ||  Create fair-use archival copies of DVD content on single-layer writable DVDs.
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|quake3-svn || 20-25 ||  Quake III Arena Engine. You'll need the pk3 files to play this.
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|truecrypt || 20-25 ||  Free open-source disk encryption software - kernel module
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|unace || 20-25 ||  unace is an extraction tool for the proprietary ace archive format
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|warsow || 20-25 ||  Free multiplayer FPS based on the Qfusion engine
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Revision as of 10:57, 23 April 2012

The AUR now allows one to sort via votes. Please use that to get a list of popular package currently in unsupported.

TU: Before including packages in the [community] repo, make sure that it is permitted by the license.

Packages that will remain in unsupported

Name Description Reason
acroread Adobe's PDF file viewer License forbids redistribution.
aurbuild A utility to build and install packages from AUR. Automatically installs unsupported packages.
cedega A program that lets you play Windows games in Linux License restriction.
enemy-territory Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory multiplayer FPS License restriction.
google-earth A 3D interface to the planet Earth License restriction.
kopete Kopete, the KDE Instant Messenger Included in the kdenetwork package which is in the [extra] repo.
qpkg Search for packages in *all* known repositories and in AUR, install or update packages directly from AUR! Automatically installs unsupported packages.
realplayer Real Media Player produced by RealNetworks License restriction.
unace unace is an extraction tool for the proprietary ace archive format License restriction.
vmware-workstation Virtual machine (x86) software License restriction.
yaourt Yet another Arch Linux package manager wrapper Automatically installs unsupported packages.