Re: should I orphan linux-wlan-ng?
On Mon, 24 Mar 2003, Noah L. Meyerhans wrote:
> Eduard's complaint that a user who buys a binary-only CD set will be
> stuck without sources for linux-wlan-ng and other packages that don't
> have -source packages is legitimate. It's hard to claim that the users
> should expect to find system sources on their CDs, though, if they
> bought binary-only CD sets.
The better solution is to tag such source packages as special, and include
them in a special area on a binary cd.
This tagging and including mechanism could be done in d-i, and may not require
intervention from ftpmaster.