Re: description writing guide
On Wed, Dec 04, 2002 at 02:09:50PM -0500, Joey Hess wrote:
> Ari Pollak wrote:
> > 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.
> I disagree. Every time I look at the descriptions of a dozen new
> packages in the archive, I can file at least half a dozen bug reports,
> if I find the time (I've filed several hundred so far). Package
> descriptions tend to continue to suck.
I'd be willing to invest some time in co-maintenance of a package
description override list.