Re: Xonotic: gmqcc package review
On Sun, Sep 29, 2013 at 08:47:10PM +0400, Anton Balashov wrote:
> But is it really needed? I keep upstream code in my git repo in
> "upstream" branch with tags, according to
> https://wiki.debian.org/Games/VCS/git. And git-buildpackage
> automatically makes orig.tar.gz from it.
> Making this rule target will take a some time. I can do that, but I'm
> really not sure is it worth it.
Personally, I'd agree with you. Add the URL to your upstream 'remote'
in debian/README.source, and anyone who is manipulating your package
can configure it and 'git fetch upstream' as they wish. Certainly I
don't think get-orig-source should be mandatory to sponsor the package.