Re: [PATCH] proposed v3 source format using .git.tar.gz
On Sun, Oct 07, 2007 at 10:05:32AM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> On Fri, 5 Oct 2007 19:16:13 -0400, Joey Hess <email@example.com> said:
> > My implementation adds a new 3.0 version source format. A 3.0 format
> > debian source package can consist of any files allowed by formats 1
> > and 2, but may also contain .$VCS.tar.gz files. To build a version 3
> > source package, a new field is needed in debian/control:
> I do not yet grok git, so could someoe tell me what this means
> in terms of, say, CVS or arch? What is a $CVS.tar.gz file contain when
> the we are using CVS?
For CVS it would need to contain the repository (i.e. all the RCS
files), for arch I don't know enough about it to say.
Frank Lichtenheld <firstname.lastname@example.org>