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Bug#862051: Allow nodejs to provide /usr/bin/node (draft resolution)

]] Ian Jackson 

> Tollef Fog Heen writes ("Bug#862051: Allow nodejs to provide /usr/bin/node (draft resolution)"):
> > 1. The CTTE decision from 2012-07-12 in bug #614907 is repealed.
> > 
> > This means Debian's normal policies and practices take over and the
> > nodejs package is free to provide /usr/bin/node.  The migration should
> > be managed according to Debian's usual backwards-compatibility
> > arrangements.
> Can you please say that /usr/bin/nodejs should remain indefinitely.
> Otherwise someone may get it into their head to get rid of it.

I think that's covered under the last sentence and don't think we should
add any extra restrictions on nodejs.

Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are

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