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.
THIS CAN NOT BE CHANGED.