On 2016-09-27 12:54 +0100, Simon McVittie wrote:

> Source: slang2
> Version: 2.3.0-4
> Severity: minor
> slang2 declares Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser fields pointing to collab-maint git,
> but the source code in that git repository hasn't been updated since
> oldstable.

It seems this is not quite true.  While the default branch "master" is
very much outdated, /debian/master is actually ahead of unstable.

> Please do one of these:
> * if that git repository is meant to be used, push the version history
>   since then, and preferably update Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser in
>   debian/control to their preferred spelling:
>   Vcs-Git: https://anonscm.debian.org/git/collab-maint/slang2.git
>   Vcs-Browser: https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/collab-maint/slang2.git
> * if the package is now maintained in a different public VCS, update
>   Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser in debian/control to say so
> * if there is no longer any public VCS, remove Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser
>   from debian/control so future contributors are not misled

Other possibilities:

* Log in on git.debian.org and run
  "git symbolic-ref HEAD refs/heads/debian/master".

* Move the repository to salsa.debian.org and set debian/master as
  default branch in the web interface.


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