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Re: dpkg-source v2

Anthony Towns <aj@azure.humbug.org.au> wrote:
> (Actually, it'd probably be simpler to have ".diff.tar", and compress
> the patches individually - this would also let you use the pristine
> patch-2.5.31.bz2 and such like)

Unfortunately that doesn't handle the case of a patch that is only
available upstream in an uncompressed form.  The overhead of double
compression is pretty small anyway.
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