Re: The meaning of Vcs-* fields
On Mon, 28 Jan 2008, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
everything is DFSG free). I'm not aware of a default extension for
the tarball name in case of repackaged tarballs.
I already pointed to Devref 126.96.36.199, now quoting it:
| A repackaged .orig.tar.gz:
| 4. should use <packagename>-<upstream-version>.orig as the name of the
| top-level directory in its tarball. This makes it possible to
| distinguish pristine tarballs from repackaged ones.
... which describes the _content_ of the tarball, but not the _name_
(or extension) of the tarball. So there is no clarification whether
to use 'dfsg', 'debian', 'ds' or something else in the tarball name
to my knowlwedge.