Bug#547608: better URLs for policy doc

Dmitry Bogatov KAction at debian.org
Wed Dec 19 23:40:51 GMT 2018

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[2009-09-21 10:15] jidanni at jidanni.org
> > For Debian, this information is contained in the policy manual, chapter 
> > "System run levels and init.d scripts".  The Debian Policy Manual is 
> > available at:
> OK, then I would just say
> +file:///usr/share/doc/debian-policy/policy.html/index.html#contents
> +file://localhost/usr/share/doc/debian-policy/index.html#contents
> +http://www.debian.org/doc/debian-policy/index.html#contents
> instead of all the below
> -    http://www.debian.org/doc/debian-policy/#contents
> -
> -The Debian Policy Manual is also available in the Debian package
> -"debian-policy".  When this package is installed, the policy manual can be
> -found in directory /usr/share/doc/debian-policy. If you have a browser
> -installed you can probably read it at

Not sure it is good thing. You propose to remove information, that
bin:debian-policy must be installed for local reading of Debian Policy.
It might be valuable for admins, not proficent with Debian.

Dear co-maintainers, opinions?

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