Re: Tool to generate an override file from packages?
On Mon, Sep 24, 2001 at 09:08:32PM +0200, Marc Haber wrote:
> >I've back ported any
> >number of unstable things for potato and not once been affected by
> >debhelper 3.
> Most sid packages have Build-Depends: debhelper 3 and DH_COMPAT=3 in
find pool/main -type f | grep '/.*/.*.diff.gz' |
while read a; do zgrep -l DH_COMPAT=3 "$a"; done |
sed 's,/[^/]*$,,' | uniq | wc
933 933 13697
find pool/main -type f | grep '/.*/.*.diff.gz' | sed 's,/[^/]*$,,' | uniq | wc
3542 3542 49523
Seems a lot less than most packages.
In any case, though, wanting new packages to be written and uploaded,
and then expecting them somehow to suddenly work on a potato box without
any backporting doesn't make any sense either.
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