At 8:49 pm, Monday, June 2 2003, Josip Rodin mumbled:
> I don't know exactly why it's done that way (it was introduced long before
> I ever became a Debian developer), but it's the scheme we use and we're
> keeping it, for consistency and backwards compatibility (we have almost
> 500 Perl modules packaged right now).
Speaking of such, Perl and Java use the same scheme. But Python doesn't,
which irks me. Surely liblinda-python would be more desirable rather than
<aj> 22252 katie 18 0 392M 358M 820 R 142M 96.8 48.0 443:28 python
<bdale> aj: that snake choking down a particularly large rodent this run?
<aj> more like a sow and a bunch of piglets...