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Re: Package description policy?

On Fri, Dec 07, 2001 at 09:36:35AM +0100, Jens Peter Secher wrote:
> I have recently seen quite a few packages like
> > Source: wu-ftpd
> > Description: 
> >  wu-ftpd    - powerful and widely used FTP server
> >  wu-ftpd-academ - wu-ftpd upgrade convenience package [removable]
> or 
> > Source: sbuild
> > Description: 
> >  sbuild     - Tool for building Debian binary packages from Debian sources
> The Policy section 5.7.1. gives excellent reasons for why /not/ to
> include the name in the description field.  Is this going to be
> changed?

I don't see any problem with this descriptions. 

But I collect some 'policies' about description in
http://auric.debian.org/~grisu/ddtp/ddts-faq.txt (see at the end of the
document 'Rules of the description format')

Michael Bramer  -  a Debian Linux Developer      http://www.debsupport.de
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