Sign your name in pkg-descr is useless or useful?
edwin at mavetju.org
Thu Mar 25 00:52:00 PST 2004
On Wed, Mar 24, 2004 at 11:00:05PM -0600, Jeremy Messenger wrote:
> I just now noticed that in the Porter handbook said:
> It is recommended that you sign your name at the end of this file, as in:
> This is a port of oneko, in which a cat chases a poor mouse all over
> the screen.
> WWW: http://www.oneko.org/
> - Satoshi
> asami at cs.berkeley.edu
> I think, it's useless because most of us don't do it. Also, we already
> have the Whom: and MAINTAINER in the Makefile. It seems to me that sign
> our name in it is making no sense for pkg-descr as in description file.
I always thought it was for the author of the program :-)
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