Addedtions to hints submission guidelines

Tushar Teredesai tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 17 06:58:49 PDT 2003


In the Hint Format LICENSE header, add the following text at the end.

    Before submitting the hint, verify that a copy of the LICENSE under
    which your hint is licensed is available in <a
    href="downloads/files/LICENSES/">the LICENSES directory</a>. If not,
    at the time of submission of the hint also include a note and a URI
    for the hint maintainer to download a text copy of the LICENSE.

Also the following paragraph

    Hint authors may be interested in a rudimentary script
    <http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/hints/downloads/files/MAINTAINER/checkHint>
    that checks the format of the hint. You may use it to check the hint
    before submission. Suggestions to make the script more feature rich
    are always welcome.

be replaced by

    Hint authors may be interested in a rudimentary script that checks
    the format of the hint. If the script reports an error, there is a
    huge possibility that the hint will be returned to you for
    reformatting. Suggestions to make the script more feature rich are
    always welcome.

-- 
Tushar Teredesai
   http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/~tushar/
   http://www.geocities.com/tushar/





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