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Re: description writing guide

I think the real issue here isn't so much actual package descriptions, but the ITPs. Most package descriptions I've seen have been pretty accurate, and tend to change a lot between the time of the ITP and actual package release.

Colin Walters wrote:

I think the package descriptions are a very important product of this
project.  They're going to be one of the first things people see when
they use Debian, and their quality directly reflects on the quality of
Debian.  I've been putting in some random efforts here and there to
comment on new package descriptions, but I finally sat down and
committed my thoughts on description writing in a semi-coherent form:

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