Re: Bug#723142: RFS: dnt/0.10-1 [ITP]
On Thu, Oct 03, 2013 at 01:22:37PM +0200, Vincent Prat wrote:
> Thanks to both of you for the review.
> As regards the repackaging of the orig.tar tarball, if I have
> correctly understood, there are two solutions: do it by hand (and
> document it in README.source) or do it automatically with a
> get-orig-source target (and that's it). Am I right?
> Then, what would you recommand to me?
How often will you have to do it? How hard is it to automate? Those are
the two factors which will decide whether it's easier to describe the
steps needed and perform them by hand each time (if they are hard to
automate, and are performed rarely) or invest the time to write a
working get-orig-source¹ rule.
¹ this is *such* as misnomer.