Unpublishing packages?


#1

What experience does the end-user see when there is a package they are using and it is unpublished? Is there some notification? Or do they just have the same deprecated package forever?


#2

Nothing happens for them, they can continue to use the deprecated package until they uninstall it. Unpublishing a package just prevents new installations.

I’m also working with the Atom team to add a section to the docs answering a little more of the “package maintenance” style questions here: