Re: Enable timestamps in diff.gz?
On Mon, 21 Jul 2003, Andreas Metzler wrote:
> 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.
> 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.