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Re: A media type for the machine-readable copyright format ?

On Thursday 30 August 2012 01:25:28 Charles Plessy wrote:
> I am therefore considering to submit to the IANA a new media type, for
> instance text/vnd.debian.copyright, for the machine-readable copyright
> files following the format at
> http://www.debian.org/doc/packaging-manuals/copyright-format/1.0/.
> What do you think ?

Linux foundation is working on a standard named SPDX [1] which provides 
similar information (and a lot others).

May be you should check with them before pushing dep-5 to an official 

Hope this helps

[1] http://spdx.org/

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