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bug#19490: Unclear info about libraries/packaging in manual

From: Lars Ingebrigtsen
Subject: bug#19490: Unclear info about libraries/packaging in manual
Date: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 22:37:00 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/27.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Kelly Dean <address@hidden> writes:

> «(elisp) Library Headers» says:
> ⌜`Keywords'
>      This line lists keywords for the `finder-by-keyword' help command.
>      Please use that command to see a list of the meaningful keywords.
>      ...
>      The name of this field is unfortunate, since people often assume
>      it is the place to write arbitrary keywords that describe their
>      package, rather than just the relevant Finder keywords.⌝
> «(elisp) Simple Packages» says:
> ⌜A simple package consists of a single Emacs Lisp source file.  The file
> must conform to the Emacs Lisp library header conventions (*note
> Library Headers)⌝
> but it shows a contradicting example package with:
> ⌜;; Keywords: multimedia, frobnicate⌝
> Also, «(elisp) Library Headers» says to use a ⌜Homepage⌝ header, but
> «(elisp) Simple Packages» says to use a ⌜URL⌝ header.

I've now fixed these inconsistencies in Emacs 27. 

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