Thus spake Leif B. Kristensen: > However, I wonder if there is any correspondence between a package name > such as it appears on say, CPAN, and the Debian package names? Shouldn't > the original module name be referred to on the package page? http://www.debian.org/doc/packaging-manuals/perl-policy/ch-module_packages.html#s-package_names > Secondly, what is the easiest way to obtain documentation on any package > residing on packages.debian.org? The abovementioned url was certainly > not very helpful with a link to the plain old documentation. In this > example, just a link to > http://search.cpan.org/author/JANPAZ/DBD-XBase-0.234/lib/XBase.pm would > have gone a long way. Ideally, any documentation following the original > package should be directly accessible from packages.debian.org. Install the package and read the documentation. -- Nathan Poznick <firstname.lastname@example.org> Romance: the seduction of someone's mind, to make them feel that they are the most special person in the world.
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