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branch master updated: gnu: radare2: Improve description.

From: guix-commits
Subject: branch master updated: gnu: radare2: Improve description.
Date: Sat, 15 Feb 2020 08:14:12 -0500

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The following commit(s) were added to refs/heads/master by this push:
     new 7428143  gnu: radare2: Improve description.
7428143 is described below

commit 74281436c529283d6f1a429d7a1000fd5903f09e
Author: Tobias Geerinckx-Rice <address@hidden>
AuthorDate: Sat Feb 15 14:00:33 2020 +0100

    gnu: radare2: Improve description.
    * gnu/packages/engineering.scm (radare2)[synopsis, description]: Re-write.
 gnu/packages/engineering.scm | 18 +++++++++++++-----
 1 file changed, 13 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/gnu/packages/engineering.scm b/gnu/packages/engineering.scm
index 4db8109..73fea26 100644
--- a/gnu/packages/engineering.scm
+++ b/gnu/packages/engineering.scm
@@ -1310,12 +1310,20 @@ bindings for Python, Java, OCaml and more.")
      `(("pkg-config" ,pkg-config)))
     (home-page "";)
-    (synopsis "Portable reversing framework")
+    (synopsis "Reverse engineering framework")
-      "Radare project started as a forensics tool, a scriptable commandline
-hexadecimal editor able to open disk files, but later support for analyzing
-binaries, disassembling code, debugging programs, attaching to remote gdb
-servers, ...")
+     "Radare2 is a complete framework for reverse-engineering, debugging, and
+analyzing binaries.  It is composed of a set of small utilities that can be
+used together or independently from the command line.
+Radare2 is built around a scriptable disassembler and hexadecimal editor that
+support a variety of executable formats for different processors and operating
+systems, through multiple back ends for local and remote files and disk
+It can also compare (@dfn{diff}) binaries with graphs and extract information
+like relocation symbols.  It is able to deal with malformed binaries, making
+it suitable for security research and analysis.")
     (license license:lgpl3)))
 (define-public asco

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