Using git tags for packaging


Please, be advised that the supported and recommended way to package a Perl distribution under the Debian Perl team is documented in our Git guide.


This document explains a way of packaging a Perl project from the upstream git tags instead of the CPAN tarballs. See libgit-annex-perl for an actual example.




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