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Re: Definition of Binary field in control file

On Sat, Apr 21, 2001 at 11:48:29PM +0200, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> Hi,
> this is the remains of a discussion taken on debian-devel (Packages vs
> Sources), which did not provoke any reply in the last couple of days.
> I plan to develop this into a policy proposal, but as I feel the issue might
> be contentious, I think it wouldn't be bad to announce it so discussion can
> start before a formal proposal is send in.

I think this should be worked out with the maintainers of the software
which uses this information first, and once there is a working
implementation or design/agreement for one, that we can put it into
policy.  It seems a little premature for policy at this stage.



         Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, Queen Mary, Univ. of London
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