Bug#223772: general: no md5sums for many packages (e.g. bc)
> > Goswin von Brederlow <email@example.com> schrieb am
> > 16.12.2003 19:15:43:
> > now it is getting clearer. we are talking about different things.
> > I'm talking about the md5sums files in the directory
> > /var/lib/dpkg/info. You talk about the md5 sum of the whole package
> > (MD5sum). so what I like to say is, that for the debian package bc
> > (and many others) there is no file /var/lib/dpkg/info/bc.md5sums in
> > place. this file is checked and used by the tool debsums. that is
> > the thing I'm claiming about.
> I know. I'm talking about both.
Do you want to tell us that the absence of the md5sums-files (those which
contain md5sums for every file in the package, and they _are_ absent for a
number of packages) should not be considered a bug, even if debsums
complains about this?