Patch Tagging Guidelines standardized in Debian as DEP3

Vincent Untz vuntz at
Fri Jun 19 07:08:31 PDT 2009


Le vendredi 19 juin 2009, à 11:18 +0200, Raphael Hertzog a écrit :
> Hello,
> I'd like to bring to your attention an ongoing discussion in Debian. I
> drafted a Debian Enhancement Proposal (DEP) to formalize a set of
> meta-information that should be embedded in patches that we apply to our
> packages.
> I drafted the proposal so that it's relatively vendor-agnostic and can
> be reused by other distributions. Feel free to participate in the
> discussion if you have ideas of improvements that would allow you to
> also reuse the format.
> Check out the discussion here:
> And the current draft is here:

I don't have much time to look at this right now, just want you to know
that we use for openSUSE.

It's quite new, so it could probably still be changed to use something
more similar to other distrs if there are good ideas :-)


Les gens heureux ne sont pas pressés.

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