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> Date: Tue, 10 Dec 2019 13:38:29 +0100
> From: Emmanuel Brandt <[hidden email]>
> To: Octave-Maintainers <[hidden email]>,
> [hidden email] > Subject: Source forge obsolete FITS package
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> First I apologize is this is not the appropriate DL.
> Couple of weeks ago there was an intense mail exchange with Dirk Schmidt
> (V1.0.7 from 2015) on who is maintaining the FITS package. Since then I
> have not seen any movement.
> This package available on sourforge is not compatible with Octave 5.1.0
> (just a D_INT deprecated statement)
> Is anyone planning to act on it?
> Dr Emmanuel Brandt
Last I heard, Dirk was planning on doing a release soon
The fits repo already has the fix for depreciated function applied, and in windows (mxe-octave), we apply a patch