Re: Bug#128077: Please mention native source packages in maint-gu ide
On Mon, Jan 07, 2002 at 12:03:47PM +0100, Josip Rodin wrote:
> > So I guess that as long as the explanation in maint-guide says that a native
> > Debian package is a package that builds with no modifications, not just a
> > package developed specifically for Debian, it will be clear for everybody.
> Surely this is documented in the Policy or the Developers' Reference?
Only in the old packaging manual and very briefly in policy.
Developers' Reference section 5.5 mentions it briefly as well.
Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, Debian GNU/Linux Developer
Queen Mary, Univ. of London see http://people.debian.org/~jdg/
http://www.maths.qmul.ac.uk/~jdg/ or http://www.debian.org/
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