Re: Installed sed 3.02-6 (source i386)
On Sat, 6 May 2000, Nicolás Lichtmaier wrote:
> > > > Maintainer: Wichert Akkerman <email@example.com>
> > > > Changed-By: Wichert Akkerman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Shouldn't `Changed-By' default to `Maintainer'? So that we avoid the
> duplicated header in 90% of the packages...
Each header has his own purpose. What's the problem with duplicated
headers? Very often "Source:" and "Binary:" headers are also the same
and nobody thinks (so far) this is something to be worried about.