Re: Bug#631409: Please reconsider the formatting of the package description
Christian PERRIER wrote:
> Quoting Martin Schauer (Martin.E.Schauer@gmx.de):
I notice your version also "corrects a missing space in the second
item". That definite error did get filtered out in our d-l-e review,
along with a couple of punctuation tweaks:
>> Description: read-write NTFS driver for FUSE
>> NTFS-3G is an NTFS driver for FUSE. It can
> There should be a colon at the end of this.
>> * create, remove, rename, move files, directories, hard links,
Needs an extra "or".
>> and streams;
>> * read and write files, including streams, sparse files and
Needs an extra comma.
>> transparently compressed files;
>> * handle special files like symbolic links, devices, and FIFOs;
>> * moreover it provides standard management of file ownership
>> and permissions, including POSIX ACLs.
> And that last item should be on a separated paragraph, if it keeps the
> "moreover" word.
Agreed. Moreover, the --help output indicates the version in Debian
hasn't got support for POSIX ACLs compiled in, so it's a choice
Moreover, it provides standard management of file ownership and
Or homogenise it to:
* manage file ownership and permissions.
Or keep it as:
[...] and moreover it provides
standard management of file ownership and permissions.
Obviously, I preferred that third option.
JBR (who will be on reduced connectivity over the coming week)