Re: Bug#129848: www.debian.org: "more info" URL in package descriptions
On 01/21/2002 10:44:20 AM tfheen wrote:
>> | On Sat, 19 Jan 2002, Josip Rodin wrote:
>> | But in my opinion it would be better to use an extra control field
>> | would cause a lintian warning if empty to enforce maintainers to do
>> Why? Not all packages have URLs connected to them.
Source must have come from somewhere, some ftp:// or http:// or rsync://
or gopher:// or mailto: address.
A link to an archived mailling list for old shar distributed usenet
A link to the google cache.
Something must exist.
For rare programs that literally have no internet presence at all, other
than Debian, I'd suggest file://usr/share/doc/packagename