Re: Format 3.0 (git) (was: Re: single-debian-patch (was Re: Bits from dpkg developers - dpkg 1.16.1))
On Sat, Sep 24, 2011 at 2:30 PM, Charles Plessy wrote:
> If in a large number of cases where one would like to turn off the patch system
> of the 3.0 (quilt) format, the source package is stored in a Git repository,
> then one way to move forward would be to make the format 3.0 (git) available
> in Debian. What are the blocking points ?
The main blocking point is that ftpmasters will not allow it into the archive.
The folks on debian-devel are not the ones you need to convince about
the format, this mail should have been directed to the ftpmasters