Should tct be removed from the archive?

Christophe Monniez christophe.monniez at
Mon Aug 1 10:09:54 UTC 2011

Le samedi 23 juillet 2011 à 09:42 +0200, Julien Valroff a écrit :
> Hi,
> I am working on fixing the RC bug on tct and discover that the upstream
> development was stopped. On the homepage [0], it is clearly stated sleuthkit
> is an official replacement.
> Considering sleuthkit is in the archive, and that the popcon score of tct
> [1] is very low, I think tct should be removed from Debian.
> As I use neither tct nor sleuthkit, there might be features in the first
> package which aren't in the second.
> What do you think?
> Cheers,
> Julien
> [0]
> [1]

Hi Julien,

I agree that TCT shoud be removed from the archive.
I never use it in my "forensics" work, I use sleuthkit instead.

Christophe Monniez <christophe.monniez at>

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