Re: Debian Policy 18.104.22.168 released
- Date: Sat, 07 Apr 2018 20:40:17 +0200
- From: Ole Streicher <olebole@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Debian Policy 22.214.171.124 released
Sean Whitton <spwhitton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> On Sat, Apr 07 2018, Ole Streicher wrote:
>> Adam Borowski <kilobyte@xxxxxxxxxx> writes:
>>> get-orig-source merely isn't described by the Policy any more, it is
>>> no different from an arbitrary private target you have in
>> Sure, but why do we give up a common rule? I think the cases where
>> d/watch does not work are not so rare (at least I have quite a number
>> of them), and keeping them unified is not the worst thing we can do.
> See discussion in #515856.
Maybe I didn't read it too carefully, but I didn't find the argument why
get-orig-source is not kept for the cases where uscan doesn't do the
And when I extrapolate from my packages, this is not an exceptionally