Re: Bug#681713: lintian: Please add a test which checks Vcs-Browser headers for hardcoded revisions/commits
Charles Plessy wrote:
> in the case of Debian Med, many URLs have already been corrected in our VCS.
> However, we felt that this was not enough to trigger an upload.
Sure. I'm happy that so many cases are already fixed without filing a
bug report against the packages or a lintian check existing. :-)
> A Lintian check is definitely a good idea to make sure there will be
> no leftovers.
Tht's why I filed _this_ bug report. :-)
> In the meantime, the problem can also be solved by proposing a relevant apache
> redirection command to the Alioth team.
I think that's alredy overkill. :-)
> In the long term, this shows that such volatile information
I don't think it's volatile. Usually these repositories locations
don't change very often.
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