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New Package: picon-misc 97.01.07-1



Package: picon-misc
Version: 97.01.07-1
Architecture: all
Provides: picon
Installed-Size: 223
Maintainer: Hakan Ardo <hakan@debian.org>
Description: Picon (Personal Images) database of common accounts and misc.
   "picons" is short for "personal icons". They're small, constrained
   images used to represent users and domains on the net, organized into
   databases so that the appropriate image for a given e-mail address can
   be found. Besides users and domains, there are picons databases for
   Usenet newsgroups and weather forecasts. The picons are in either
   monochrome XBM format or color XPM and GIF formats.
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   These databases have been compiled in hopes of helping make cyberspace
   a more personable place. With them, software and services can be
   developed to identify persons on the net by face (or, at least, by
   institution logo) instead of by a cryptic e-mail address. Software of
   this kind is for example xfaces and exmh.



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