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Re: why apt/dpkg not using bzip2

Ben Collins wrote:
> > I think aside of one diff or many diffs a list of patches done to the code
> > and where you got them from is a good thing to have in every package. 
> Most patches are done by the maintainer, or submitted as bug reports. Those
> are listed in the changelog, but even then, it doesn't help dereference the
> patched source to it's individual patches.

This is a really easy thing to do. It's called commenting your patches. 

And woe upon the developer who does not.

see shy jo

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