Re: What’s the use for Standards-Version?
On Wed, 12 Aug 2009, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> I do not have a strong opinion about this, apart from the fact
> that it must be present in the sources when someone is looking to
> update the package, and it should be accessible before downloading all
> the sources. So having it in the diff.gz and PTS would be good enough.
The PTS gets it from Sources.gz so removing it is not really an option.
> I also do not see much of a downside in letting current practice
> be -- what are the things I am missing?
Me neither. It's probably some size reduction affinity that Neil has due
to his emdebian involvment... but I think it's diverging from the topic of