New source format
The (not yet released) package
dpkg-format-gitarchivedefines a new source format
3.0 (gitarchive). This format doesn’t represent a real source package format, but uses a plain git repository as input to create a
3.0 (quilt)source package that the Debian archive accepts.
The author has posed a number of open questions for feedback. I think an interaction about what features are useful for us is worth it.