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Re: dpkg-sig: sign binary debian archive files

On Sun, Dec 28, 2003 at 05:32:52PM +0100, Marc Haber wrote:
> On Sun, 28 Dec 2003 00:50:40 +0000, Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org>
> wrote:
> >On Sat, Dec 27, 2003 at 07:58:28PM +0100, Andreas Barth wrote:
> >> Before the final decision for a new package, I IRCed with Overfiend
> >> (maintainer of debsigs), and there is of course also a ITP.
> >
> >I'm definitely worried about the name here. dpkg-iasearch ran into
> >problems a while ago because it intruded on the dpkg namespace. I don't
> >think that non-dpkg code should be called dpkg-foo.
> That point should have been raised as a response to the - properly and
> prominently filed - ITP.

Feel free to forward it; I'm afraid that I'm at the other end of a very
slow ssh connection right now and reading Debian lists is just about all
I can manage.

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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