Re: Dealing with weird upstream sources
On 26 Apr 2000, David Z. Maze wrote:
> I could also turn the three sub-tarballs into one big
> not-quite-pristine source tarball, which seems much easier to deal
> with though not quite "correct". Any hints?
I would do that. Having pristine source is a nice thing to have,
but it is not an absolute requirement if this means a packaging
nightmare. I think it is enough that you explain in the copyright file
how did you generate the (repackaged) .orig.tar.gz file.