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Bug#719702: [PATCH] Describe Vcs-Upstream-* tags

Package: developers-reference
Severity: wishlist
Tags: patch

Dear maintainer,

the attached patch describes the Vcs-Upstream-* tags. See also
http://bugs.debian.org/719701 and

Thanks in advance for merging.
Index: best-pkging-practices.dbk
--- best-pkging-practices.dbk	(revision 10221)
+++ best-pkging-practices.dbk	(working copy)
@@ -412,10 +412,29 @@
+<section id="s6.2.5.3">
+Value of this field should be a <literal>http://</literal> URL pointing to a
+web-browsable copy of the upstream Version Control System repository, if
+The information is meant to be useful for the final user, willing to browse the
+latest upstream work (e.g. when looking for an upstream fix for a bug).
+<section id="s6.2.5.4">
+Value of this field should be the same as in <xref linkend="s6.2.5.2"/>, but
+for the upstream repository instead of the Debian packaging.
 <section id="bpp-debian-changelog">
 <title>Best practices for <filename>debian/changelog</filename></title>

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