Re: [PATCH] proposed v3 source format using .git.tar.gz
Manoj Srivastava writes ("Re: [PATCH] proposed v3 source format using .git.tar.gz"):
> Well, this is tricky. I am not sure how the NMU'er communicates
> with the developer; I assume it is by sending in a diff. If so, this
> works with an arch checked out dir, and unmodified dpkg.
Ideally the NMUer would simply upload and would not need to send a
diff to the BTS.
The maintainer would fetch the source from the archive and would be
able commit the NMUers changes and then merge etc. appropriately.