policy change to 3.0.0: not before release? (was: Re: when move /usr/doc -> /usr/share/doc ?
Joseph Carter <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
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> On Wed, Jun 30, 1999 at 01:35:18PM +0200, Thomas Schoepf wrote:
> > > So when are we going to start moving /usr/doc to /usr/share/doc so we c=
> an be
> > > fully FHS compliant? The more I think about it, the more obvious it is=
> > Afaik, there's currently only a proposal to change our policy to FHS... as
> > soon as FHS is adopted, I'll change my packages accordingly.
> Policy 126.96.36.199 will include FHS finally. I haven't looked at it closely
> yet but /usr/doc/package/examples needs to be dealt with prior to moving
> /usr/doc. Come to think of it, can anyone provide a real example of
> something arch dependant that belongs in the examples directory?
I hope this change to policy will take place after the next release as
it means that all packages have to be recompiled and uploaded.
I think changes to policy that great should coincidence with the start
of a new development version.
Is there some information on when the change to the new policy will
(Note: I CC'ed -policy on this, but I am not subscribed to it. So
please keep -devel or CC me in person. Thanks.)
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