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Re: Do not touch l10n files

On Thu, May 15, 2003 at 07:32:55AM +0200, Christian Couder wrote:

> The situation is very different from the situation maintainer face with 
> upstream code because in fact apt should be able to install l10n packages 
> related to a given program package when it installs the program package. 

> So if l10n materials are currently integrated into program packages, instead 
> of being in separate l10n packages, it's because of this lack in apt. It's 
> not because the program package maintainer should also be responsible for 
> l10n stuff related to the program, like he is responsible for the code in the 
> program.

I'm sure the apt maintainers will be happy to know you think the
inclusion of debconf template translations in packages indicates a
deficiency in their code.

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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