Re: replacing the original tarball (libconvert-binhex-perl)
* Niko Tyni (firstname.lastname@example.org) :
> Hm, I thought you couldn't replace an orig tarball in the archive.
> Sure, you can include it in an upload using dpkg-buildpackage -sa,
> but I think the upload will be rejected.
> >From the Developer's Reference, 5.9.3 "Replacing or renaming packages" :
> [...] if you wish to replace the upstream source tarball of your package,
> you will need to upload it with a different version. An easy possibility
> is to replace foo_1.00.orig.tar.gz with foo_1.00+0.orig.tar.gz.
Indeed, I wasn't aware of that, thanks for the pointer, let's use your
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