also sprach Mario Iseli <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2007.08.16.1147 +0200]: > debian/changelog: > * Fix man page hyphens > That's quite bad. > Write something like: > * Added patches/0?_BlaBla.dpatch to fix hyphens in manpages It's still pretty bad. Since the changelog is for users, it should also contain what actually got changed without reference to a patch. Were the hyphens broken? What's a broken hyphen? > debian/control: > (e.g. make, CVS, and Subversion) > I don't know how this exactly works in english, but in German it's quite > forbidden to use a colon before "and". It's correct to use a comma before "and" even in British English. > debian/copyright: > - It was downloaded from http://logapp.sourceforge.net/ > + It was downloaded from <http://logapp.sourceforge.net/> Rationale? Sponsoring isn't really about making sure your preferences are honoured. > debian/examples: > Quite complicated to use a whole file just for one file, you could also > do that with a dh_installexamples parameter. But yes, it works also so > it's okay, just as a hint... It's really the way debhelper was designed and is much easier and more transparent for NMUs etc. IMHO. -- .''`. martin f. krafft <email@example.com> : :' : proud Debian developer, author, administrator, and user `. `'` http://people.debian.org/~madduck - http://debiansystem.info `- Debian - when you have better things to do than fixing systems "once ... in the wilds of afghanistan, i lost my corkscrew, and we were forced to live on nothing but food and water for days." -- w. c. fields, "my little chickadee"
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