[Slackbuilds-users] Keywords in info file

Andrzej Telszewski atelszewski at gmail.com
Mon Sep 7 13:27:46 UTC 2015

On 07/09/15 14:54, Willy Sudiarto Raharjo wrote:
>> Would it be possible to include the keywords in the .info file?
>> The point is that, at the moment I have to note down the keywords
>> somewhere and it becomes sometimes messy, when e.g. I write 2 or 3
>> SlackBuilds at the same time (my notes keeper gets messy;)).
>> The bigger point is that, it will generally take me 1 or 2 days to
>> submit the SlackBuild after it has been written and during these few
>> days I come with new keywords that I have to note somewhere, and this
>> somewhere does not help with the workflow. Having the keywords in the
>> SlackBuild directory itself would improve the situation.
>> Maybe I'm a bit paranoid, but in general I'll try to add as many
>> relevant keywords as possible, so that others that are thinking
>> differently, have better chances of finding the SlackBuild.
> Any real benefit of adding this keyword in the info file?

As I explained before, it would save me from noting the keywords for new 
SlackBuilds on the back of the envelope...

> Currently, we store the keywords in the database so that it could be
> used for searching purpose and easily modified without having to submit
> a new package just to change the keywords.
> Also, i personally disagree to use info file to store all the keywords,
> since it would mean more checking during approval since a single mistake
> in the .info files could cause some problem during public update.

I'm not going to insist, as I have already workaround for the issue;)
 From my point of view, including keywords would help me keep a little 
bit smaller mess on my notes.
But if you say it might make approval more cumbersome, then I said 
nothing. My few SlackBuilds per year is not much comparing to what you 
have to check during the approval.

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Best regards,
Andrzej Telszewski

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