Re: [Idea] Debian User Repository? (Not simply mimicing AUR)
- Date: Mon, 8 Apr 2019 08:38:26 -0400
- From: Roberto C. Sánchez <roberto@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [Idea] Debian User Repository? (Not simply mimicing AUR)
On Mon, Apr 08, 2019 at 12:29:56PM +0000, Mo Zhou wrote:
> 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.
OK. Thanks for the explanation. It seems like I did not properly grasp
that aspect of it.
Roberto C. Sánchez