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Re: DEP5: CANDIDATE and ready for use in squeeze+1

On su, 2011-01-09 at 20:42 +0100, Dominique Dumont wrote:
> Le vendredi 7 janvier 2011 11:09:59, Dominique Dumont a écrit :
> > I'll update DEP5 description (aka Debian::Dpkg::Copyright model [1]) as
> > soon as  I've stabilised the latch batch of modifications in config-model.
> I've taken a stab at implementing the new specification. I've a new 
> description matching the CANDIDATE DEP-5. (the new model is able to parse the 
> new example, but I still need to polish the non-reg tests)
> As a bonus, Config::Model will be able to migrate copyright files from older 
> specification to the new spec.


> One question: if the "File: *" line in the first File paragraph is missing 
> (*), should it be added automatically ?  

Nope, the "Files" field must always be there explicitly. (Note that it's
"Files", not "File", but I expect that was just a typo in your mail.)

> (*) the examples shown in http://dep.debian.net/deps/dep5/ page are lacking a 
> "File: *" line in the first File paragraph. 

You're right, and the spec's examples are wrong. Fixed in r157.

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