Re: BOD: 5.8.1 is coming, have all Debian patches been shown to upstream?
On Sat, Sep 06, 2003 at 12:28:52PM -0400, Soren A wrote:
>Brendan O'Dea posted to [gmane.linux.debian.devel.perl]:
>> Note the gap in numbering: the NN_fix_* patches are generally back-
>> ported from upstream or posted to p5p when applied. These patches are
>> generally applicable to any Perl installation.
>Rational, logical, -- and inexplicable why I didn't catch on to that.
It's perhaps not as obvious as it could be. I've added a note to the
README.Debian for 5.8.0-20 to explain the source packaging.