Anyone comment on *.def files?

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at
Mon Feb 9 16:04:49 UTC 2009

Some packages have *.def files, some don't, in some they are marked as
executable (+x), in others not.

Does anyone know for definite what they are for, who might use them?

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