[ITP] libidn-0.5.20

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Mon Nov 7 10:08:00 GMT 2005

On Nov  7 10:40, Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
> Yaakov S (Cygwin Ports) wrote:
> >Hash: SHA1
> >
> >Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
> >
> >>mkdir ../libidn_doc && cd ../libidn_doc
> >>
> >>mkdir ../libidn_devel && cd ../libidn_devel
> >
> >
> >Shouldn't these be libidn-doc and libidn-devel (with hyphens instead of
> >underscores)?
> Well, I don't care, I have already the perl_manpages package for a while
> now and never was asked to rename it, so I think it is not really
> important?  Is there a naming policy somewhere?

Well, if you look around, you'll see that in 99% the dash is used, not
the underscore.  I would prefer if new packages would always use a dash.
But there's no need to rename older packages as perl_manpages.


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