This page shows all known information about facet role.

Short description
Role
Long description:
Role performed by the package
Packages
46764 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.

24
role::app-data - Application Data 2007
role::data - Standalone Data 398
role::debug-symbols - Debugging symbols

Debugging symbols.

3224
role::devel-lib - Development Library

Library and header files used in software development or building.

11994
role::documentation - Documentation 1732
role::dummy - Dummy Package

Packages used for upgrades and transitions.

79
role::examples - Examples 23
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.

399
role::plugin - Plugin

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

1122
role::program - Program

Executable computer program.

8943
role::shared-lib - Shared Library

Shared libraries used by one or more programs.

16744
role::source - Source Code

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

67

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