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Re: [PATCH] proposed v3 source format using .git.tar.gz

On Sun, Oct 07, 2007 at 10:05:32AM -0500, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> On Fri, 5 Oct 2007 19:16:13 -0400, Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org> said: 
> > My implementation adds a new 3.0 version source format. A 3.0 format
> > debian source package can consist of any files allowed by formats 1
> > and 2, but may also contain .$VCS.tar.gz files. To build a version 3
> > source package, a new field is needed in debian/control:
>         I do not yet grok git, so could someoe tell me what this means
>  in terms of, say, CVS or arch? What is a $CVS.tar.gz file contain when
>  the we are using CVS?

For CVS it would need to contain the repository (i.e. all the RCS
files), for arch I don't know enough about it to say.

Frank Lichtenheld <djpig@debian.org>
www: http://www.djpig.de/

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