Bug#423470: vdr-plugin-epgsearch: Description needs improvement

Josh Triplett josh at freedesktop.org
Sun May 13 22:26:52 UTC 2007

Tobias Grimm wrote:
> Josh Triplett wrote:
>> This never explains the acronym EPG, does not point to any information about
>> about VDR (such as expanding the acronym and pointing at the main VDR
>> package), doesn't explain VDRAdmin-AM, and needs some grammatical and typo
> Thanks for reporting this! Before uploading a new version, would the following
> description be ok?
> Description: VDR plugin that provides extensive EPG searching capabilities
>  This plugin for the Linux Video Disc Recorder (VDR) allows searching the EPG
>  (electronic program guide) data by defining search terms that can permanently
>  be stored in a list for later reuse. It supports regular expressions and is
>  capable of doing fuzzy searches. EPG-Search scans the EPG in background and
>  can automatically create timers for matching search terms. Besides this it
>  supports searching for repetitions, detection of timer conflicts, sending
>  emails on timer events and much more. Search terms can also be added and
>  modified with the package vdradmin-am, a web frontend for VDR.

Looks great to me; much improved.  Thanks!

> I don't think it is necessary, to explicitly point to the package vdr in the
> description, because vdr-plugin-epgsearch depends on vdr.

With this improved description, I agree.

- Josh Triplett

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