Re: DEX update and next steps
On Tue, Mar 29, 2011 at 10:40:59PM +1030, Karl Goetz wrote:
> On Tue, 29 Mar 2011 10:32:28 +0100
> Matt Zimmerman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > The collection of patches we swept in ancient-patches is a relic from
> > a time when both Debian and Ubuntu had less infrastructure for patch
> > tracking. The correct thing to do now in Ubuntu is to use the
> > "submittodebian" script which does all the right things automatically.
> > In other words, we shouldn't have to deal with random patch files
> > lying around anymore. :-)
> Are there many of these sort of scripts? If they could be adapted by
> other derivatives it could help their forwarding of issues too.
There's a discussion about merging these tools into Debian in
Though it seems there are some obstacles. :-/