Re: Bug#490247: cdd-dev: Data from official package should take precedence on manually filed data in task file
On Fri, 11 Jul 2008, Frederic Daniel Luc Lehobey wrote:
The webtools stuff is not (yet) in cdd-dev - and perhaps it will never
be packaged because in principle it needs only be installed on one
host (alioth) and thus I have not seen a reason to package this stuff.
(I have really thought about this, but found no good reason to do so ...)
I think the information displayed for an official package when this
package finally entered Debian should be the data of the package and
not the data from the task file.
See for example the data for the Paraview package on this page
http://cdd.alioth.debian.org/science/tasks/viewing.html that even
displays the WNPP and older data obsoleted by the new package.
Thanks for spotting this. I'll try to fix this and leave the bug
open for the moment - but it just does not concern the cdd-dev package
(for those who wonder whether there is something wrong with cdd-dev or