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Re: Modifying a file from another package (rather than replacing it)

On Sun, Dec 26, 2010 at 02:10:08PM +0100, Malte Forkel wrote:
> But, aside from the pbuilder specifics: Is there any policy, best
> practice, or LSB scheme for extending an existing package? Are there any
> hooks to re-apply changes to an existing package after it has been updated?

It definitively depends on the specific packageis. When ever it happened to
me, I followed up all the maintainer(s) involved and we found all together
a way to have a working pool of packages. 

Francesco P. Lovergine

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