Re: New package maintainer (assistant)
Thomas Koch <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> gregor herrmann:
>> What's the advantage of this approach over just using git-import-orig?
> As I said, that the debian packaging shares git history with upstreams
> master branch.
git-import-orig --upstream-vcs-tag will retain that property while still
letting you use git-import-orig. (I separately replied to your wishlist
bug, but figured I'd say that here too for the record.)
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>