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PPAs (Re: [Idea] Debian User Repository? (Not simply mimicing AUR))




On Mon, Apr 08, 2019 at 10:18:39AM +0100, Jonathan Dowland wrote:
> > At the first glance I interpreted the sentence as
> >  "This will only lead to flamewars"
> > due to the meaning of bikeshed[1].
> > 
> > However, I got a hint from a fellow developer and learned that
> > "Bikeshed" has its own meaning under Debian's context, according
> > to some old mailing list fragments[2][3] -- which refers to a
> > dak feature (This is the first time I heard of such thing).
> This supports my (thus far) private feeling that naming this initiative
> "Bikeshed" is a bad idea.

+1

I also think that using the name "D**ian" is a bad idea.

Just call it PPAs... millions of people know that term.


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