Re: virtual packages `pinentry' and `pinentry-x11'
On 10730 March 1977, Tatsuya Kinoshita wrote:
> | All packages should use virtual package names where appropriate, and
> | arrange to create new ones if necessary. They should not use virtual
> | package names (except privately, amongst a cooperating group of
> | packages) unless they have been agreed upon and appear in the list of
> | virtual package names.
> Could anyone rephrase "except privately, amongst a cooperating
> group of packages"?
A group of packages getting you (nearly) the same functionality/interface.
<exa> And mind you, I have always been respectful to every debian
developer EXCEPT Branden.