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Re: Done

On Tue, 9 Sep 2003 19:25:07 -0400 (EDT), Jaldhar H Vyas <jaldhar@debian.org> said: 

> On Tue, 9 Sep 2003, JavierFernández-Sanguino Peña wrote:
>> Just a note to all developers that I have sent the bugs (734)
>> related to this policy violation. I hopefully have provided enough
>> information in the bug report for the package maintainers to
>> understand that this is something that should be fixed in every
>> Debian package.

> Well, no, no you haven't.  You should have at least written why you
> think a description doesn't "...make sense to anyone, even people
> who have no idea about any of the things the package deals with."

> For instance usermin-mysql has the short description:

> A mysql module for the usermin web-based administration tool

> And the long description:
>  This module allows users to view and adminster mysql databases..

> Which seems pretty straightforward to me.  It's a kind of web-based
> tool that lets you administer databases.

	How is this different from /usr/bin/mysql? Can I run queries
 in the web page? Do results show up as HTML tables? How does it
 differ from other DB management tools? Why should I chose this
 package over its competition? Is there any major missing
 functionality that one would expect from a DB management tool?

"Pull the wool over your own eyes!" J.R. "Bob" Dobbs
Manoj Srivastava   <srivasta@debian.org>  <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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