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Re: NM Guide: undocumented way to create Debian package?

On Tue, Feb 12, 2002 at 10:19:10PM +0700, Bambang Purnomosidi D. P. wrote:
> On Tue, 2002-02-12 at 12:37, Gustavo Noronha Silva wrote:
> [...]
> > 
> > you are welcome to send patches, of course... people that is on
> > the list could then proof-read, etc
> Would someone please kindly show me {some|a} pointer to HOWTO send
> patches?
> I know that I can use diff, but is there any specific procedure for
> Debian project to send patches?

man patch

has a very nice, lengthy explanation of the issues involved in sending
patches. diff -u is the norm around here, be sure to put the older
file first on the command line (I usually name the older file xxx.orig).

*------v--------- Installing Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 --------v------*
|      <http://www.debian.org/releases/woody/installmanual>      |
|   debian-imac (potato): <http://debian-imac.sourceforge.net>   |
|            Chris Tillman        tillman@azstarnet.com          |
|                   May the Source be with you                   |

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