This page shows all known information about facet role.

Short description
Role
Long description:
Role performed by the package
Packages
49462 in the tag db,
Tags
TagPackages in stable db
role::TODO - Need an extra tag

The package can be categorised along this facet, but the right tag for it is missing. . Mark a package with this tag to signal the vocabulary maintainers of cases where the current tag set is lacking.

33
role::app-data - Application Data 2271
role::data - Standalone Data 425
role::debug-symbols - Debugging symbols

Debugging symbols.

4244
role::devel-lib - Development Library

Library and header files used in software development or building.

11416
role::documentation - Documentation 2545
role::dummy - Dummy Package

Packages used for upgrades and transitions.

210
role::examples - Examples 39
role::kernel - Kernel and Modules

Packages that contain only operating system kernels and kernel modules.

8
role::metapackage - Metapackage

Packages that install suites of other packages.

449
role::plugin - Plugin

Add-on, pluggable program fragments enhancing functionality of some program or system.

1581
role::program - Program

Executable computer program.

11488
role::shared-lib - Shared Library

Shared libraries used by one or more programs.

14655
role::source - Source Code

Human-readable code of a program, library or a part thereof.

98

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