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Re: DEP5: non-DFSG repackaging documentation

Lars Wirzenius <liw@liw.fi> writes:

> If we do put the stripping information into debian/copyright, can
> someone please suggest a concrete way to actually do that? What is
> actually needed to implement the stripping automatically in
> get-orig-source?

A free-form field into which I can put things like:

    The original upstream source was repackaged to remove the WS-Trust.xsd
    schema, which was not distributed under a DFSG-free license.

is all I need.  I do think it makes sense to put more detailed information
for developers about how that process is maintained into README.source

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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