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Bug 775893 - app-editors/leafpad depends on x11-libs/gtk+:2 (replaced by app-editors/l3afpad?)
Summary: app-editors/leafpad depends on x11-libs/gtk+:2 (replaced by app-editors/l3afp...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: No maintainer - Look at if you want to take care of it
Depends on:
Blocks: gtk2-removal
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Reported: 2021-03-13 22:47 UTC by Andreas Sturmlechner
Modified: 2023-04-20 19:38 UTC (History)
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Description Andreas Sturmlechner gentoo-dev 2021-03-13 22:47:43 UTC
Current version was released in 2010.

There appears to be a fork:

lxde-gtk3-overlay has an (albeit very outdated) ebuild:
Comment 1 Nathan Zachary 2023-04-05 02:16:16 UTC
New repository for l3afpad (GTK3 fork of leafpad):
Comment 2 Andreas Sturmlechner gentoo-dev 2023-04-20 18:45:09 UTC
Is this just 'fork me on github' or legitimate/officially sanctioned by the former l3afpad maintainer?
Comment 3 Nathan Zachary 2023-04-20 19:38:41 UTC
The original application (leafpad), which was created by Tarot Osuji hasn't been updated since 2010 and relies on GTK2.  The new version (l3afpad) was created by Steven Honeymann, and is the one that I linked.