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Bug#191810: dpkg: would like support for comment character in control files

Package: dpkg
Version: 1.10.10
Severity: wishlist

It would be nice to have support for a comment character or other
comment field in control files, so that people can put CVS/Subversion
keywords, Vim modelines, pending new control paragraphs, etc. in there.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Architecture: powerpc
Kernel: Linux redwald 2.4.19-powerpc #1 Mon Sep 9 09:01:43 EDT 2002 ppc
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=en_US

Versions of packages dpkg depends on:
ii  dselect                       1.10.10    a user tool to manage Debian packa
ii  libc6                         2.3.1-17   GNU C Library: Shared libraries an

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