Re: Bug#294351: Please extend 9.4's ellipsis style requirement tocover maintainer scripts and dpkg
On Mon, 14 Feb 2005 19:30:24 +0100, Adam Heath wrote:
> Does policy enforce output styles elsewhere?
Section 9.4, which is what this discussion was originally about, describes
how initscript output should look.
> Does anything parse the output of these commands?
That, I don't know. I would hope not, dpkg's output it is localized.
> Maybe a best practices guide, but to mandate a particular style, hardly not.
Actually it wasn't a question of mandating -- just of not restricting
certain bits of advice to initscripts.
I'm letting the matter drop here.