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Re: git as a source package format?

On Wed, 01 May 2013 21:28:10 +0200, Daniel Pocock wrote:

> Would there be any hard objection to a source package format based on
> git-bundle?

Like "Format: 3.0 (git)" in dpkg-source(1)?
IIRC it works, it's "just" not allowed in the archive.
> Then again, some of that behavior could be achieved by creating an
> `apt-get vcs-clone' function to read the Vcs control fields and make a
> clone for a traditional source package's repo.

Isn't that what debcheckout already does?


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