[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Enable timestamps in diff.gz?

On Mon, 21 Jul 2003, Andreas Metzler wrote:

> <stupid>
> Could you upload a dpkg-source that is able to unpack packages
> containing timestamped diffs but that does not create such beasts?
> Once sarge is released you could upload a version which also generates
> timestamped diffs.
> </stupid>
> Or are implementation details preventing this two-step approach. Or is
> this exactly what you have done already?

This is how all such transitions need to be done.

We can make it easier by changing the source format version completely.

Reply to: