Unmaintained GNU packages need new maintainer: a2ps, fontutils, thales

I stumbled over this page on gnu.org yesterday, which says that the a2ps, fontutils, and thales packages are in need of new maintainers.

Especially a2ps has often been very useful to me, so I instantly added it to the Unmaintained Free Software wiki (the other two will follow soon).

It would be nice if someone could take over these packages, fix some bugs, and generally keep them in shape. I don't like seeing such useful programs die.


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Funny - a2ps over-rode "my" c2ps ten years ago

Back around ten years ago I became a Debian maintainer for c2ps, which after a few years I dropped because a2ps just did things better and c2ps' upstream disappeared.

Now a2ps is stumbling...