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Re: pkglint is broken and harmful
> In conclusion, the list above is not exclusive. It is long enough to
> demonstrate that pkglint is at least not ready to be used as a tool to
> check style of code and/or documentation like DESCR in pkgsrc and at most
> it should be declared as broken and fixed before entering use at all.
I strongly disagree with this conclusion. Some of your statements are
true but I think pkglint is very useful tool. It helped me a lot of
times. It is just not perfect but the same can be said about any
software project. I even think that pkglint is one of the best tool even
created for pkgsrc. Let's stop blaming it and start improving it step by
step as soon as new problems appears or becomes annoying.
Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.
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