Re: RFC round 5: DEP-3: Patch Tagging Guidelines
On Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 09:22:30 +0200, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> Are those patches in that format because you took them from the upstream
> git repository or because using this format from the start lets upstream
> pick it up easily?
Both (usually the latter though, because for patches which are already
upstream I tend to use cherry-pick to apply directly, so they don't go
through debian/patches/). Or because they're stolen from the fedora
package, which iirc uses git to generate/apply patches.