Bug#1007717: Native source package format with non-native version
>>>>> "Ian" == Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Ian> 3. Consequently, declare that the recent MBF on this topic
Ian> ought not to have been filed against packages where simply
Ian> changing the source format does not currently work. That would
Ian> include at least 1.0 native packages with Debian revisions.
I'm a little confused.
My reading of the debian-devel discussion was that Lucas had already
modified the MBF in a manner consistent with what you're asking for.
It looks like there was a bug in the criteria he used, and it sounds
like he already agrees that a few bugs were filed that should not have
It sounds like he's actively working to fix that.
I think asking the TC to get involved here is a great idea on the
other issues you ask about.
I'm just not sure there is a contraversyfor the TC on the specific
case of the MBF itself.