Alioth is shutting down. Several of the services that dpkg uses need to be migrated elsewhere. This page covers what those are and the alternatives, with possible pros and cons.

Services used from Alioth

Alternatives

salsa.debian.org

This is the natural successor. Although it currently poses some problems, many are probably fixable, others are minor paper-cuts.

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Pros:

(git|www).dpkg.org

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Pros:

dpkg.debian.net

Similar Cons and Pros to using dpkg.org. And in addition:

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