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Re: Debian Packaging Handbook project

On 8/8/07, François Févotte <francois.fevotte@ensta.org> wrote:
> Hello,
> On 8/8/07, Davide Truffa <davide@catoblepa.org> wrote:
> > we are a few wannabe-DD who think it would be really helpful to have a
> > comprehensive packaging manual covering just all technical topics about
> > making and maintaining Debian packages.
> On 8/8/07, Luca Brivio <lucab83@infinito.it> wrote:
> > The goal is from my POV to produce something much more complete and with a
> > different scope: while the NMG etc. are (roughly) tutorials targeted to
> > people who want to make their first packages etc., the DPH would be a rich
> > manual for all those who maintain packages.
> Thanks for the initiative. I entirely agree with you: I also use to
> spend some time switching back and forth between the different
> available documents, and I would definitely use such a unified,
> comprehensive packaging manual.
> I am willing to help you writing such a guide.

As a good start it would be nice to link to existing manuals for each
category in table of contents.

Debian is not magic. It just works.

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