[Build-common-hackers] Bug#649151: lack of documentation should be RC

Steve McIntyre steve at einval.com
Tue Jan 3 17:32:38 UTC 2012

severity 649151 serious

More than any other type of package in the archive, Debian package
building/development tools should provide documentation. The lack of
documentation makes non-maintainer work on cdbs-using packages
(e.g. NMUs from BSPs etc.) very much harder, to the point that I (and
others) will typically ignore RC-buggy cdbs packages and work
elsewhere in preference. A sizeable percentage of the Debian archive
is infested with cdbs already, meaning this is likely to cause

Please provide documentation ASAP.

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve at einval.com
Welcome my son, welcome to the machine.

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