[Aptitude-devel] Bug#820452: Bug#820452: Please don't Recommend the HTML manual packages
abe at debian.org
Fri Apr 8 15:48:16 UTC 2016
Control: tag -1 + confirmed
Josh Triplett wrote:
> aptitude Recommends: aptitude-doc-en | aptitude-doc
> Why would all but the most unusual configurations need an HTML version
> of the manual installed? aptitude already ships a text version in
> /usr/share/doc/aptitude/README, and includes a menu option inside
> aptitude to display that.
Indeed. I never noticed the latter. :-)
> The HTML version is also available online.
Yeah, nowadays. Formerly the online versions were nearly always
out-of-date and confused people.
> Suggests seems more appropriate in this case.
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