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Re: BibTeX file from debian/upstream data (Was: New Debian Science metapackages)

>     http://blends.debian.net/packages-metadata/debian.bib

quite rich already -- cool! ;)

just to clarify, this debian.bib has nothing to do with 
right? ;-)

as for author's field, I guess there is no other (reliable) way but to
simply follow Bibtex format in debian/upstream, and use 'and' as a

On Sat, 21 Apr 2012, Andreas Tille wrote:

> On Fri, Apr 20, 2012 at 12:34:40PM -0400, Yaroslav Halchenko wrote:

> > * write a script to gather bib references from
> >   http://wiki.debian.org/CategoryPublication
> >   into a .bib file 

> Because it comes to BibTeX files, I'd like to mention that I created
> something BibTeX-ish as I like to name it.  It has some flaws,
> specifically the fact that the Author format is not following BibTeX
> convention to separate more than one author by "and".  I have no really
> good suggestion how this can be fixed.  Probably we need to write some
> tests, lintian checks etc.  In any case this is something to inspire
> your imagination and make suggestions for enhancements.

> Please have a look at

>     http://blends.debian.net/packages-metadata/debian.bib

> Kind regards

>        Andreas. 
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