Patch Tagging Guidelines standardized in Debian as DEP3
martin.pitt at ubuntu.com
Fri Jun 19 11:35:12 BST 2009
Raphael Hertzog [2009-06-19 11:10 +0200]:
> I'd like to bring to your attention an ongoing discussion in Debian. I
> drafted a Debian Enhancement Proposal (DEP) to formalize something similar
> in spirit to
Thanks for taking this up. I'm happy to see some standardization
attempts going on for this, so that it becomes more widely used.
> The end result is likely to not be 100% compatible to your format.
That should be fine. We currently don't have any tools which parse
those, it's just for human consumption right now. Thus it's not a
problem to adapt patches over time once the format has been agreed
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