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Re: FTP Installation & Package Naming Conventions

Raul Miller writes in email to me:
> I presume you're familiar with the gnu conventions for labelling
> target/host architectures?  [e.g.  i486-unknown-linux]
> If not, I'd like to draw your attention to them.

Yes, I am, thanks.

Do people think the architecture names as handled by dpkg should be in
this form ?  We'd probably end up with an Architecture control file
field which was a shell globbing pattern.


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