Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Mon Jul 14 17:50:37 PDT 2008

On Jul 14, 2008, at 15:51, Caspar Florian Ebeling wrote:

> While looking a bit closer at all the broken ruby ports which
> my regression testing turned up, I encountered some real
> cruft. Some of the libraries are really quite abandoned,
> like Criteria. This particular one has no active web site any longer,
> and can only be found on mirror servers. The unit tests don't
> pass anylonger, with errors indicating that the lib does
> not work with current day rubys at all, like different return
> types. I dont want to assume maintainership of this whole
> libary now. Is this maybe the right moment to remove a
> port?

Sounds like it.
If you haven't yet, you might try to locate the author of the  
software to see if a newer version is available that would fix these  
If not, delete the port (assuming there are no ports that depend on  
it, and I can't find any)

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