Re: 3.0 (quilt) format and patches applied to "component" source
David Paleino <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Mon, 14 Jun 2010 20:00:28 +0200, David Paleino wrote:
>> Hello people,
> Ahah! I got it.
>> $ ls -1 *.gz
> <component> doesn't accept dots. So, I changed that to *-plugins-svn21666, but
> it obviously unpacked it into josm/plugins-svn21666/. While this could be an
> acceptable solution (but would need some overhead to refresh the patches at
> each release, and to commit useless changes to $VCS), I don't really fancy it.
> Only using "*-plugins.tar.gz" works fine :)
> /me beats himself hard.
That is because components are not supposed to have versions of their
own. :) If components are seperately versioned and releases then build
Is it really so much more work to have 2 source packages? Seems to me
that would make it much simpler to test a new svn checkout of just the
plugins for example.