[Dctrl-tools-devel] Description-less packages file

Eugene V. Lyubimkin jackyf at debian.org
Tue Nov 8 20:28:17 UTC 2011


I welcome this change as it will also bring benefits in the local processing
speed (at least, for some tools).

As for Cupt, a couple of simple patches is needed for the support of
the grabbing new 'Description-md5' from Packages-files, but even
without them the program should work correctly (aside of "seeing" empty

If/when this will go forward, I would like to ask for the official
confirmation a couple of weeks before so there is a time to apply the

P.S. As David said already, would be nice to see all usual i18n/* files
in newdists/ for the cleaner testing.

P.P.S. Thanks for care.

Eugene V. Lyubimkin aka JackYF, JID: jackyf.devel(maildog)gmail.com
C++/Perl developer, Debian Developer

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