[debian-mysql] Adding Vcs to debian/control?
ch at debian.org
Tue Nov 20 17:11:53 UTC 2007
I've just seen this in the d-d-a news. Norbert, do you want to add this in to
the control file for the upcoming upload?
Vcs-* fields in debian/control
If your package is managed in a VCS, you should indicate where the
repository is located in the Vcs-<Kind> field. If the content of the
repository can be browsed on the web, you should indicate the URL in the
The fields officially supported by dpkg are:
* Vcs-Arch (arch and baz)
* Vcs-Bzr (bazaar)
* Vcs-Hg (Mercurial)
* Vcs-Mtn (Monotone)
* Vcs-Svn (Subversion)
Here are some examples:
This was implemented in dpkg 1.14.6.
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