Re: contrib or main?
"Josselin Mouette" <email@example.com> wrote in message
Shouldn't packages that require something outside the archive, be it
free or not, be in contrib?
No. An emulator does not require a game. It is just not particularly useful
Are you saying that a unarchiving utility, which uses a format that is not
supported by any currently packaged archivers, should be in contrib if no
archives of that type exist in main?
How about saying a virtual machine must be in contrib, if no programs to run
under it are packaged.
How about a veiwer for an exotic type of image, which none of the currently
packaged tools can create, and no pictures of this type are included in the
All are really the same, so they should all be 'yes', or all be 'no'.