Bug#810600: ITP: minimap -- tool to find approximate mapping positions between long sequences
>>>> Description : tool to find approximate mapping positions between long sequences
>>> Sounds misleading to me. By looking at the package name and short
>>> description, I expected some tool for GIS, not biology.
>> What would you think about changing the short description to explicitly mention biological sequences. How about ’tool for efficient approximate mapping of long biosequences such as DNA reads’.
> Maybe "tool for efficient approximate mapping of long biosequences" or
> "tool for efficient approximate mapping of long biosequences like DNA reads”
Agreed. I just pushed a new, more clear description 
>> One could also think of renaming the package to ‘minimap-bio’ or the like as a lat resort, but I would rather avoid that.
> I would stick to upstream name as long as possible. Once a while ago I
> made the mistake of deviating from upstream just for cosmetic reasons
> and it always sucked.
I can imagine.
Best regards and thanks for your input,