[DRE-maint] RFS sinatra_0.9.3-1

Lucas Nussbaum lucas at lucas-nussbaum.net
Wed Jul 22 09:22:47 UTC 2009

On 20/07/09 at 23:12 +0200, Laurent Vallar wrote:
> Hi Paul,
> On Mon,Jul,20,2009, Paul van Tilburg wrote:
> > [...]
> > If a lib is called libfoo-ruby, one always has to wonder whether the
> > source package is libfoo-ruby, foo-ruby, ruby-foo, rfoo, foo4r, etc. 
> > I know one can do some queries to find out the source package, but as
> > packager I'd like the consisting naming.
> > 
> > Why do I bring this up now?  Well, because it's easy to rename
> > source packages before the first upload.  Let me know if anyone
> > disagrees with the old convention, I'm sure we can work it out.
> > [...]
> You're right, the first try was a package called 'sinatra'. But after
> reading latest Candidate new Ruby policy (v2) from Lucas, i changed the
> target names.
> cf. http://lists.debian.org/debian-ruby/2009/04/msg00023.html

I think that what Paul means is that he would prefer the source package
name to be libsinatra-ruby, not just sinatra.

I don't have a preference for one or the other solution.
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