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Re: Bug#386060: ITP: c++-annotations -- The C++ Annotations tutorial by Frank B. Brokken

On Tuesday 05 September 2006 13:21, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 05, 2006 at 12:33:56AM +0200, Frank B. Brokken wrote:
> > The C++ Annotations are a tutorial intended for knowledgeable users of C
> > (or any other language using a C-like grammar, like Perl or Java) who
> > would like to know more about, or make the transition to, C++. The C++
> > Annotations do not cover all aspects of C++. In particular, C++'s basic
> > grammar, which is, for all practical purposes, equal to C's grammar, is
> > not covered. The various C++ topics are covered in the following
> > chapters:
> Hi,


> This sounds interesting but why is it useful to have a package?

Well, because it is easier for Debian users to search for, install, upgrade 
such books. Basically on the same line wrt packaging are the c-cpp-reference 
package (although not being so exhaustive) and ocaml-book-en|fr (being a very 
serious book, but unfortunately in non-free).

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