Bug#641504: ITP: libgetdata -- Library to read/write dirfile data
On 09/14/2011 12:35 AM, Michael Milligan wrote:
> Package: wnpp
> Severity: wishlist
> Owner: Michael Milligan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * Package name : libgetdata
> Version : 0.7.3
> Upstream Author : D. V. Wiebe <email@example.com>
> * URL : http://getdata.sourceforge.net/
> * License : LGPL
> Programming Lang: C with bindings (C++, Python, Fortran 77/95)
> Description : Library to read/write dirfile data
> The GetData Project is the reference implementation of the Dirfile
> Standards, a filesystem-based, column-oriented database format for
> time-ordered binary data. The Dirfile database format is designed to
> provide a fast, simple format for storing and reading data.
> This package would resolve bug #556990.
Go ahead with it all, just please be aware of the Debian Med's home grown
wiki.debian.org/getData initiative. Seeing you in an astro environment,
is probably quite some overlap of interest in either of our respective prime
user group, I presume.
While we do not have a technical name conflict, we should nonetheless
think of something here. Maybe public-getdata?