Re: A question about uploading to "frozen"
> > Package: packaging-manual
> > Version: 18.104.22.168
> As a hopeful package maintainer (I want to do some work on dpkg-perl), I
> was looking around for the docco that would get me started on packaging.
> I couldn't find it until this thread popped up.
> Is there any naming convention for debian-specific documentation
> packages? I would have expected such things to be called debian-blah,
> similar to debian-policy.
I would say debian-foo is the convention, which packaging-manual
violates. Probably for historical reasons.
Of course, there are other departures too, such as the
see shy jo