Re: Mew and bbdb
On May 28, 2003 at 11:06AM +0200,
Arnaud Vandyck <email@example.com> wrote:
> Chris Beggy wrote a lisp program to bind mew and bbdb. It's not
> packaged, it's just five elisp files.
> I'd like these files to be in Debian and I wonder if I have to fill a
> ITP (or RFP) on wnnp or if these files can be included as a patch in the
> mew or bbdb package?
These files can be included by the Debian mew package if the
Debian mew maintainer agreed. But I feel that creating new
package (e.g. bbdb-mew) is a natural way.
> If I ITP, do I have to ask Chris to put the files in a tarball format
> and publish it somewhere or can I simply download the files, make a
> tarball and package it?
You can make a tarball. Of course, an official tarball is better.
> Last question, Chris did not give a name to his 'project'... Can I call
> it mew+bbdb?
How about `bbdb-mew'? The file `bbdb-mew.el' seems to be a main
part of this package. It provides the `bbdb-mew' feature.
>  http://t2100cdt.kippona.net/linux/emacs/mew
You should append `/' to the URL, because it is a directory.
- Mew and bbdb
- From: Arnaud Vandyck <firstname.lastname@example.org>