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Re: Improving our response to "duplicate" packages in Debian



On Fri, Jun 29, 2012 at 12:55:15AM -0600, Holger Levsen wrote:
> On Donnerstag, 28. Juni 2012, Ben Finney wrote:
> > It's part of the job of a (prospective) package maintainer to advocate
> > for the package. 
> 
> what???

I don't see anything unreasonable about being able to articulate the
reasons why a package should be part of Debian.  I don't mean having
to suffer a drawn out argument, but just being able to give the
reasons why it's important for the software to be in Debian, what
it does, and why it's sufficiently different from what we already
have.


Regards,
Roger

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