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Re: description writing guide

On Sat, 2002-12-07 at 05:51, Martin Schulze wrote:

> It is a bad practice to repeat the package name as the first word in the
> long description.  

Fair enough.  Fixed.

> Also the URL does not belong into the description but should be
> placed in the debian/copyright file instead.
> To quote Joey Hess:
>   The Description field is not intended to be a random dumping-ground
>   for any information that cannot fit into some other field.

I think this is somewhat controversial.  Having them in the
debian/copyright file doesn't help people who are just browsing the
packages in aptitude or whatever.

So I added whether or not a URL should go in to the controversial

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