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Re: PROPOSAL: complete list of documentation files, "man <packagename>", all man pages refer to said doc list in "See Also" section



On Tue, May 23, 2000 at 01:28:05PM +0200, Josip Rodin wrote:
> To debian-packaging-manual, debian-developers-reference, debian-maint-guide,
> debian-doc? The last one would be okay (although then it would be named
> differently than doc-linux*, which was the original, I guess), but the other
> three are way too long. (and yes, that's as much as a cosmetical remark as
> is the wish to rename them :)

I personally prefer those long names if they introduce a "name convention"
to debian-related documentation packages.

> Besides, if we rename them, they wouldn't get automatically upgraded
> anymore, unless we put dummy packages in place, which is Ugly(TM).

Yes, but the current names are also ugly :)

IMHO, people who need these 4 packages know how to find the replacements
easily.

Jordi

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