Re: Bug#782915: release-notes: please add news from Debian GIS to release notes
Niels Thykier wrote:
>> Wait, so why does
>> https://www.debian.org/releases/stable/amd64/release-notes/ have
>> "wheezy" all through?
> It does not. It uses "Wheezy" in  (22.214.171.124. Screen). Admittedly, it
> is not clear to me when which should be used.
That's sentence-initial capitalisation - it seems to be following the
standard rules for a common noun. I'd vote to change that in future,
but right now I'd recommend using "jessie".
We might alternatively choose to regard releasenames as verbatim
lowercase strings (the string that goes in /etc/apt/sources.list), but
then I'd expect them to be formatted in a nonproportional font.
JBR with qualifications in linguistics, experience as a Debian
sysadmin, and probably no clue about this particular package