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Re: config.sub and config.status in the diff?

Joerg Jaspert <joerg@debian.org> writes:

> martin f krafft <madduck@debian.org> writes:
>> This has the effect that config.s{ub,tatus} are included in the
>> generated .diff.gz file. Is this the intention? I think they should
>> not be part of the diff. What's the motivation here?
> Its the most broken way of doing this for 95% of all packages.
> Dont do it.
> If they are outdated kick Upstream to include newer ones.

In 2 month they will be outdated again.

The best way simply is to not include them (remove or restore the
orginals in clean) and copy current ones at build.

Its ugly but its the only way that works properly.


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