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Bug#241652: binary packages refer @ packages.qa.debian.org = wishlist

On Wed, Apr 14, 2004 at 11:17:48AM +0200, Andreas Barth wrote:
> * Jeroen van Wolffelaar (jeroen@wolffelaar.nl) [040414 10:55]:
> > This was and is a feature, that is currently missing, but I don't regret
> > it... it was a heuristic anyways and as such promoted bad behaviour.
> Actually, it's not too difficult to get it really working again, and
> to always forward you to the _right_ source package. I'd like to have
> this feature again, and I'm willing to implement it right, if that is
> wanted.

Source & binary are different namespaces.

(Hypothetical?) problem: source package xyz makes several binary packages,
but source package abc makes the binary package xyz.

But when looking at the Source: header in a binary package does
the trick in all cases.


Jeroen van Wolffelaar
Jeroen@wolffelaar.nl (also for Jabber & MSN; ICQ: 33944357)

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