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Re: No native packages?

On 01/30/2013 04:38 PM, Ian Campbell wrote:
> Also, I wonder if it is possible to arrange that having unpacked a git
> format source package that the remotes for debian and upstream are
> already prepopulated in the repo such that "git remotes update" would
> fetch all of the missing history without having to "git remotes add
> etc".
Yeah, I would love to have this as well. Currently, I do:
./debian/rules get-vcs-source

which adds upstream repository, does a "git fetch upstream" and create
the orig.tar.xz for me.

It's not as nice as what you describe (which I would like to have too),
but it is a nice workaround.


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