Re: What HN would like to see in buster
- Date: Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:43:16 -0700
- From: Nikolaus Rath <Nikolaus@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: What HN would like to see in buster
On Jun 20 2017, Sean Whitton <spwhitton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> While browsing the thread, I was struck by the number of requests for
> tools and features that we already have -- things like checkinstall,
> reportbug, dgit and continued support for sysvinit.
> I don't know how we could better go about advertising such things, but
> it's somewhat tragic that features into which so much volunteer effort
> has been poured are, apparently, barely accessible to outsiders.
Not just outsiders. There is a number of tools that provide what I'd
consider important, core distribution features, yet I only learned about
them because they were mentioned in passing on debian-devel.
Apologies for not being more constructive.
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