Re: How to cope with patches sanely
On Mon, Jan 28, 2008 at 04:54:47PM +0100, Daniel Leidert wrote:
> Am Samstag, den 26.01.2008, 19:05 +0100 schrieb Pierre Habouzit:
> > On Sat, Jan 26, 2008 at 04:34:27PM +0000, David Nusinow wrote:
> > > If we can't figure out a good and clean way to keep a large stack of
> > > long-lived patches in the vcs then I firmly believe we should standardize
> > > on quilt.
> > Seconded. I'd add, that in fact we should standardize on quilt as an
> > exchange format for patches, because it's simple, and that there are
> > powerful tools to handle them.
> A question that comes up again and again is, if quilt can handle
> debian-only VCS layouts? Is it able to handle this layout?
What exactly is a debian-only VCS layout? Just the debian directory?
- David Nusinow