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Re: dpkg-source problem

On Fri, Dec 05, 1997 at 11:21:36AM -0600, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> Hi,
> >>"Ulf" == Ulf Jaenicke-Roessler <ujr@physik.phy.tu-dresden.de> writes:
> Ulf> Hello,
> Ulf> when I use dpkg-source on an unchanged source tree it complains
> Ulf> about "unrepresentable changes". dpkg-buildpackage exits with an
> Ulf> error code. Is this a bug or a feature? How can I circumvent it?
> 	Usually, this happens when a binary file (gif files, for
>  example) has changed, diff does not know how to process that, and
>  things fail. Could you run the command under script and provide us
>  with the exact output?

It also doesn't work with changed symlinks.


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