Bug#600171: eclipse-jgit uploaded to mentors.debian.net
Have you considered putting this under the Debian Java Team? Most
(all?) existing eclipse packages are maintained the team in pkg-java's
I will ask to join pkg-java project on Alioth and put my changes to git
once my request is accepted (I'm new to Debian packaging, so I hope this
is the right procedure).
Out of curiousity, why do you use debhelper compat 5?
As a starting point I reused debian/ directory from other project,
think it was eclipse-cdt, and it was already there. Neither lintian nor
mentors.debian.org reported this as an error or warning so I left this
untouched. I will update packaging to use the newest recommended