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




Hi,

On Mon, Apr 08, 2019 at 08:18:53AM -0400, Roberto C. Sánchez wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 08, 2019 at 06:49:10AM +0000, Mo Zhou wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > As you wish, I added a disclaimer to the toolkit, and replaced every
> > single "Debian" keyword in the repo with "D**ian", except for those
> > in disclaimer.
> 
> Perhaps using ".deb" instead of "Debian" or "D**ian" might be more
> practical.  After all, the whole exercise seems to be more focused on
> the packaging and distribution of said packages, rather than "Debian the
> GNU/Linux distribution" as a project.  If there are places where the
> leading dot might be impractical or confusing, then perhaps "dotdeb" or
> "dot-deb" might be more workable.

However the idea involves no distribution of any single ".deb" file.
That's more likely a "User Recipe Repository", instead of a "User dishes
Repository". People will ask "where on earth are your .deb files?" if
I put ".deb" to the title.