Position of the generic description (was: Re: Bug#555743: dpkg-gencontrol: add support for Description:-s in the Source package stanza)
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Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> On Wed, 11 Nov 2009, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
>> The expansion would simply copy
>> the COMMON TEXT from the source package description (if any) at the
>> beginning of each binary package description (possibly adding a
>> paragraph separator "\n.\n").
Wasn't at some point proposed to include the generic part of the description
_at the end_?
I'm now used to finding the different part of the description at the end,
but I remember at the beginning it was annoying having to skip a bunch of
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