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Re: Bug#609160: DEP5: CANDIDATE and ready for use in squeeze+1

On la, 2011-01-15 at 23:38 +0100, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> I still don't get how the versioned Format URL will look like once DEP5
> will be shipped by debian-policy though. Would it use the Vcs-Browser of
> the debian-policy package or ...? Just curious.

>From http://lists.debian.org/debian-project/2010/08/msg00269.html :

Format: http://www.debian.org/doc/packaging-manuals/copyright-format/1.0/

If the spec changes, it gets a new version number, resulting in .../1.1/ etc.

FWIW, I'm in favor of keeping Format: in the spec so that when
non-Debian projects use it, it's still clear which format version they

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