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lp:~andrewsomething/ubuntu-packaging-guide/1.0_copyright_format into lp:ubuntu-packaging-guide


Andrew Starr-Bochicchio has proposed merging lp:~andrewsomething/ubuntu-packaging-guide/1.0_copyright_format into lp:ubuntu-packaging-guide.

Requested reviews:
  Ubuntu Packaging Guide Team (ubuntu-packaging-guide-team)

For more details, see:

The machine-parseable debian/copyright format has been officially release in its 1.0 version. This updates the URL and makes the example comply with the accepted spec.

Your team Ubuntu Packaging Guide Team is requested to review the proposed merge of lp:~andrewsomething/ubuntu-packaging-guide/1.0_copyright_format into lp:ubuntu-packaging-guide.
=== modified file 'debian-dir-overview.rst'
--- debian-dir-overview.rst	2011-11-08 03:08:12 +0000
+++ debian-dir-overview.rst	2012-02-25 16:13:22 +0000
@@ -139,13 +139,19 @@
 example template would be::
- Format: http://svn.debian.org/wsvn/dep/web/deps/dep5.mdwn?op=file&rev=166
+ Format: http://www.debian.org/doc/packaging-manuals/copyright-format/1.0/
  Upstream-Name: Hello
  Source: ftp://ftp.example.com/pub/games
  Files: *
  Copyright: Copyright 1998 John Doe <jdoe@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  License: GPL-2+
+ Files: debian/*
+ Copyright: Copyright 1998 Jane Doe <packager@xxxxxxxxxxx>
+ License: GPL-2+
+ License: GPL-2+
   This program is free software; you can redistribute it
   and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public
   License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
@@ -167,13 +173,9 @@
   License version 2 can be found in the file
- Files: debian/*
- Copyright: Copyright 1998 Jane Doe <packager@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- License: GPL-2+
-This example follows the `DEP-5: Machine-parseable debian/copyright 
-<http://dep.debian.net/deps/dep5/>`_ proposal. You are encouraged to use this 
-format as well.
+This example follows the `Machine-readable debian/copyright 
+<http://www.debian.org/doc/packaging-manuals/copyright-format/1.0/>`_ format.
+You are encouraged to use this format as well.
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