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Re: Debian menus policy

On Wed, 12 Dec 2001, Michael Banck wrote:
> What if I have an application which does not need an option, but might
> be enhanced by adding one or two options?

Then you, as the maintainer, should do whatever you think is more sensate.

> Specifically, my 'jack' package rips&encodes a CD with just that
> command. 'jack -Q' will perform a FreeDB query before starting in order
> to name the files adequately. 'jack -q' make a FreeDB query after you
> ripped it, just renaming with the new information.
> Can I make a submenu for those two actions, or is this bad mannors?

I would prefer if you would tack in whichever is the safest one, and be done
with it.  But policy says nothing about the issue, so if you want to use a
submenu, there is probably no problem with that.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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