-src package standard: proposal #5 and #5a
Wed Nov 14 11:46:00 GMT 2001
> Thanks for playing along. In other words, this problem has nothing to
> do with what we're talking about.
> We could have the problem of conflicting files no matter what we do.
> You're arguing that we can't use the word "All" because someone will
> be upset when gvim isn't installed.
> Ok. I'm arguing that you can't use the word "Workstation" because
> someone will be upset when gvim isn't installed.
> There's no difference.
I am going to disagree here. When someone is upset because "All" doesnt
install gvim, I would think they have a point. When someone is upset
because "Workstation" doesnt install gvim, I dont think they have a valid
point. Workstation is a custom set of choices, its going to not nescerly do
what you want... you fine tune such things yourself post fact. All -
implies all ... I dont really see anyway of it meaning anything else.
Ofcourse all meta-packages could state (sdesc/ldesc?) that they are custom
and may not be exactly what you want.
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