[Pkg-octave-devel] Choosing a sensible name for a new package split from octave3.0

Ben Finney ben+debian at benfinney.id.au
Sat Sep 13 10:10:08 UTC 2008

Rafael Laboissiere <rafael at debian.org> writes:

> We are discussing about the most appropriate name from the new
> binary package. The names that came up are the following, each one
> with some cons:

>     octave3.0-common (although, this package will not be "common" to several
>         other, only to octave3.0)

This would be my preference. It's common across architectures, which
is a sensible enough semantic fit.

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Ben Finney

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