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Bug#108416: Bug#139957: period at the end of short description?

Colin Walters wrote:
> And if one looks at book subtitles, they don't end in a period.  Also,
> the first letter is usually captialized.

They generally follow the same capitalization conventions used for book
titles, yes[1] (all words except the "unimportant" ones).

But, we don't upper-case a package "title" either so this analogy
doesn't hold up well for capitalization.

see shy jo

[1] Random sampling of all books I've read with subtitles that I
    bothered to record in the past 5 years, anyway.

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