Re: Copyright format 1.0 (developed as DEP-5) now available
On 26/02/12 19:17, gregor herrmann wrote:
On Fri, 24 Feb 2012 20:20:16 -0800, Russ Allbery wrote:
Version 1.0 of the machine-readable format for debian/copyright files (the
culmination of the DEP-5 process) has now been published. The canonical
URL (and also the URL to use in the Format field in such files) is:
Thanks alot for finalizing this long project!
For those who have adopted various iterations of the DEP-5 format for your
packages, please consider updating to this format the next time you revise
The easiest way to do this is to run
cme fix dpkg-copyright
(and check the results, of course.)
is lintian check not enough ?
cme is in libconfig-model-perl, and you should use at least 2.006-1.
(2.007-1 fixes "cme migrate".)