Bug#533852: debian-policy: Allow Binary field to span over multiple lines
Raphael Hertzog <email@example.com> writes:
> Yes, and the reason for the multi-line support in this field is a
> technical reason (line too long for gpg/email transport) so I don't
> want to allow it everywhere but only here.
Sorry, I clearly didn't read the original report thoroughly enough. I
understand better now.
Wouldn't Build-Depends potentially have the same problem for packages
with particularly heavy dependencies? I suppose we could cross that
bridge when we come to it, though, and realistically Binary is a lot
Anyway, seconded in principal, although I agree with the wording
commentary previously posted.
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>