how to get source code when package is out of date

Asked by BVBISE_B6

Packaging branch status: OUT-OF-DATE this error i am getting for the package kdepim.
For the Bug is #966913 Akonadi contact resource wrong defaults.
So how to import this package
So how to get the source code please help me

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actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said :
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You may find a PPA

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BVBISE_B6 (b6bvbisemp2013) said :
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How to find PPA

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Thomas Krüger (thkrueger) said :
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Do you really think it is a good idea to take over the bug in the bug tracker without having even a basic idea of the Ubuntu development workflows?

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Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said :
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Please do not open several questions, all around the same topic.

Meanwhile there are five questions, all about how to solve a bug in an Ubuntu program, respectively how to find the software source of a package:

https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/236593
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/236594
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/236863
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/236956
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/236968

You really seem to miss basic information about the software development cycle in Ubuntu:
Bugs generally are solved in the development release of Ubuntu (currently saucy, will soon be the T-series). Bugs that are important enough to be cured also in the stable (older) releases, will then be brought back to these older releases only if the solution has proven to be effective in the development release, and only if the bugs are severe enough to justify a SRU.

Have you read the information on https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuDevelopment

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