Re: dpatch -> quilt (Was: How to cope with patches sanely)
On Jan 28, 2008 8:36 PM, Pierre Habouzit <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 28, 2008 at 10:51:06AM +0000, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
> > On 28/01/2008, Paul Wise wrote:
> > > maybe edit debian/patches/*.patch to remove all the dpatch comments
> > > and just leave the patch descriptions and other human-readable info.
> > >
> > > QUILT_REFRESH_ARGS="-p0 --no-timestamps --no-index"
> > Agreed on --no-index, not convinced by --no-timestamps and -p0.
> -p0 allows patches to all be at the same level, which is just
> consistency but I agree it's not needed. I don't use it.
-p ab is basically equivalent to -p0 in motivation for using it (not
encoding the upstream version number in the filenames), just a matter
of preference which one to use.