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Rename mpich2 to mpich


I am in the process of renaming the source package mpich2 to mpich, as well as to upgrade it to version 3.0.3.

The current GIT path is:


According to Debian Science Policy,


the GIT path should be changed to


Quote from the policy document: "The Package Repository name has to be the name of the source package followed by a ".git" extension"

Can I simply move the repository, thus making the old GIT path invalid? Will that be a problem? Or must I make a copy of the old repository, and leave the old one until "mpich2" is no longer in circulation in any supported Debian release?

Torquil Sørensen

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