[Pkg-e-devel] Updated Debian packages for Enlightenment

Andreas Metzler ametzler at bebt.de
Fri Nov 20 18:09:11 UTC 2015

On 2015-11-20 Johannes Schauer <josch at debian.org> wrote:
> Quoting Ross Vandegrift (2015-11-20 15:39:22)
> > Originally, I meant importing upstream, not renaming.  I left the name
> > "e17" alone just to reduce change, and keep things simpler.  It is
> > misleading, and I like the idea of fixing it.

> then I think it would be sensible to let the source package be named
> "enlightenment". This is also how upstream names their source package:
> https://www.enlightenment.org/download

FWIW I would vote for not changing the *source* package name:
* It is not very visible. apt-get source whateverbinaryname works
* Changing it leaves an orphaned
  https://packages.qa.debian.org/e/e17.html behind.

Regarding the binary package name I think e is to short and would
choose enlightenment.
cu Andreas
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