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Re: Bug#582109: debian-policy: document triggers where appropriate

Raphael Hertzog <hertzog@debian.org> writes:
> On Fri, 15 Mar 2013, Charles Plessy wrote:

>> +	  Dpkg defines the folowing states for the packages.
>> +	  <taglist>
>> +	    <tag>Not-Installed</tag>

> I would use the precise states listed in dpkg(1), i.e. entirely in
> lowercase. (same for all the states)

I thought Guillem requested we use the capitalized versions.  I think the
capitalized versions stand out more and make it clearer that the expected
meaning isn't necessarily the plain English meaning of the phrase.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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