Re: question about proprietary libraries
Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
> In <20100902092854.GR4011@vdg.blogsite.org>, Julien Viard de Galbert wrote:
> >Also I think I've read somewhere that no library really enter debian
> >unless a program requires it. (which kind of makes sense).
> I mentioned this in another thread. I'm not sure if it is policy.
Definitely not a policy. Take a look at libgnupdf; this completely
useless *snapshot* make it even in Lenny. And another useless
snapshot is going to be in Squeeze, too, unless someone does something
about it (like filing a RM bug).
There are lots of other examples, I believe.