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[Bug 1628706] Re: Revise PPA description?
Yes your suggestion sounds fine to me. So that would be a change to the
first paragraph of addremove-ppa.html
By the way I think step 5 of the procedure on addremove-ppa.html would
be clearer as something like this: "Click Add and enter the PPA's
location (as noted in step 1 above)".
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Revise PPA description?
Status in ubuntu-docs package in Ubuntu:
In addremove.html and addremove-sources.html (16.10 help) the "Add a
Personal Package Archive (PPA)" section is described as follows "Add
PPAs to help test pre-release or specialty software". This description
is inaccurate since a PPA is just a way of distributing software, it
doesn't have to be used for distributing software in order for it to
be tested and the software distributed doesn't have to be "pre-release
I suggest we simply change the description to something like this "Add
PPAs to extend the software sources Ubuntu uses for installation and
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