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Re: Debhelperizing debian/patches

On Mon, 22 Jul 2002, Joey Hess wrote:
> Joseph Carter wrote:
> > According to Adam Heath, that will not happen.  Katie has been modified to
> > recognise and reject dpkg-source v2 packages until after sarge's release.
> I haven't seen a well-justified rationalle on this; until I see one, the
> feeling of one developer is fairly irrelivent, I think. In other words,

Well, I suppose that should someone step forward and start the
infrastructure changes needed for the new source packages (katie, etc), and
somehow write a dpkg-source2 backport to allow woody users to unpack the new

With all that in place, I don't think there would be too much resistence
against earlier adoption of the new source format. But the backport to woody
is essential, and so is the work in katie & friends.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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