Re: Do we want to Require or Recommend DH
- Date: Tue, 21 May 2019 06:57:56 -0400
- From: Sam Hartman <hartmans@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Do we want to Require or Recommend DH
>>>>> "Reinhard" == Reinhard Tartler <siretart@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
Reinhard> I looked yesterday at the boxbackup source package and
Reinhard> contemplated converting it to dh from debhelper. I decided
Reinhard> to not, because I'm having a hard time seeing a
Reinhard> significant simplification potential. Maybe I'm just not
Reinhard> seeing it?
This has been said earlier in the discussion, but to summarize.
Even if you don't simplify the package, uniformity has significant
First, it makes it easier for others to analyze correctness.
Second, it makes it easier to adopt future changes.
I'm not asking you to go mess with a package you orphaned, simply
summarizing an answer that it sounds like you missed.