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Re: Documentation of original source tarballs

On Fri, 23 Jan 2004, Theodore Ts'o wrote:

> If we're going to be explicit about defining the handling of
> orig.tar.gz, and when native and non-native source packging should be
> used, we should also note that sometimes it is necessary to use a
> debian-native packaging, due to a defficiencies in dpkg-source, diff,
> and patch not being able to handle modified or new binary files.

see dpatch or dbs.

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