This page shows all known information about facet scope.

Short description
Long description:
Characterization by scale of coverage
3331 in the tag db,
TagPackages in stable db
scope::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.

scope::application - Application

Broad-scoped program for general use. It probably has functionality for 80-90% of use cases. The pieces that remain are usually to be found as utilities.

scope::suite - Suite

Comprehensive suite of applications and utilities on the scale of desktop environment or base operating system.

scope::utility - Utility

A narrow-scoped program for particular use case or few use cases. It only does something 10-20% of users in the field will need. Often has functionality missing from related applications.


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