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Re: Minified javascript files

On 12-08-25 at 11:29pm, Stephen Kitt wrote:
> On Sat, 25 Aug 2012 12:27:02 +0200, Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk> 
> wrote:
> > 2) Each source and binary package (+ core parts) is considered a 
> > legal entity of its own.  That's why we can refer to licensing texts 
> > existing in common-licenses, but for e.g. Apache license cannot 
> > refer to the text shipped with Apache but must repeat that text in 
> > each package.  So (build-)depending on other packages is not enough 
> > - the required source must exist either in same package or in a core 
> > package.
> Not quite - there's "Built-Using" now as well, so a package can be 
> built using source from another package, and as long as the 
> appropriate "Built-Using" relationship is declared in the resulting 
> binary packages all the required source packages will be preserved in 
> the archives.

Interesting.  Where is that documented?  I fail to locate it in Debian 
Policy or Developers Reference 3.4.9 - the documents available 
for Debian Sid.

Is this something that our ftp-masters agree with?

More generally, where do one go to keep up-to-date on what is the 
standards used by Debian, if not Debian Policy and Developers Reference?

 - Jonas

 * Jonas Smedegaard - idealist & Internet-arkitekt
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