Re: BibTeX file from debian/upstream data (Was: New Debian Science metapackages)
On Sun, May 06, 2012 at 10:22:12PM +0200, Michael Banck wrote:
> I think it would make most sense to stick to BibTeX if possible in the
> debian/upstream format, and further just accepting whatever different
> BibTeX formats there are. The web pages however would best look
> unified, so we could replace "--" by "-" on the web page, and again "-"
> by "--" for the BibTeX export at http://blends.debian.net/packages-metadata/
> Would something like the attached patch work at least for displaying?
Yep. Works perfect, is commited and the running code is updated -
thanks for the patch.
However, I think there is no real need to "force" people to follow the
BibTeX convention in debian/upstream files. I also commited a change
to the just announced BibTeX creation procedure which inserts a second
dash if it is missing. So we are safe for both sides: Your patch cares
for proper rendering of the tasks pages in case the debian/upstream file
might follow BibTeX convention and in turn the patch below ensures that
in the debian.bib file will all pages featuring the double dash (--).
Is this OK?