Re: slack2deb script and controversy
"brian (b.c.) white" <email@example.com) wrote on 23.02.96 in <"29468 Fri Feb 23 09:32:41 1996"@bnr.ca>>:
> Debian box seems reasonable to me, but I firmly believe that under
> no circumstances should these packages find their way anywhere into
> the distribution! (Except possibly a "slackware-converted" directory.)
Mostly seconded, except for the idea of a slackware-converted directory.
Don't do it. Either convert them into Debian packages from the source (in
which case you need no such directory), or leave them out.