Removing the biber package from CTAN

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Fri Nov 19 09:37:29 CET 2010

Philip Kime wrote:

> Greetings, I am a developer/current maintainer of the "biber" package.
> I'd like to remove this from CTAN at the moment as we now have
> binaries available via TLContrib and SF - the CTAN version is out of
> date and won't be updated directly until it's in TeXLive properly. Can
> someone let me know how to remove this package from CTAN? It seems to
> live here:
> biblio/
> biblio/biber/*

i've removed the package; it will disappear from the catalogue overnight

it's a bit sad, since i was browing the code in spare moments... :-}

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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