Re: Bug#167921: ITP: httrack -- offline browser : copy websites toyour computer
On Sat, 9 Nov 2002 13:17:24 -0600
Steve Langasek <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The question "why do we need another one?" should always be asked, and
> unless there are problems with the functionality provided by the
> existing package, "I don't want to use that one" is a piss-poor
> excuse for expanding the archive.
That's not true. Everything that works well and is GPL is entitled to be
packaged for debian.
There may be differences, there may just be situations where one is
preferable to another. Or we could start asking us if we really need vi
or emacs, if we really need kde or gnome, if we really need blackbox and
fluxbox, if we really need aterm and so on.
There are people who prefer wget, there may be people who prefer
First they ignore you, then they laugh at you,
then they fight you, then you win.