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Re: Enable timestamps in diff.gz?

On Mon, 21 Jul 2003, Denis Barbier wrote:

> On Sun, Jul 20, 2003 at 07:28:58PM -0500, Adam Heath wrote:
> > On Sun, 20 Jul 2003, Denis Barbier wrote:
> >
> > > What is your definition of old?  Where can I find a version which does
> > > support this?
> >
> > The dpkg-source(1.9.21) in woody barfs on such diffs.  See the changelog entry
> > for 1.10(which added support for timestamps), and 1.10.2(which backed it out,
> > because 1.9.21 couldn't handle it).
> You could conditionnally add this -Z flag when a timestamped diff is found.

Um, hello?  Are you stupid, or just an idiot?  I can't modify the dpkg-source
that exists in stable.  If a dpkg-source in unstable creates a diff that
contains timestamps, then the one in stable will die.


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