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Re: Recent svn update broke kbsd-gnu.diff

On 08/02/2011 12:25 PM, Ludovic Brenta wrote:
>> Maybe it would be nice to apply kbsd-gnu.diff unconditionally, instead
>> of only on kfreebsd-*, so that such breakage becomes visible more
>> immediately?
> Sorry for the noise, I was working off of 4.6.1-5 and noticed only after
> sending this mail that Aurelien had already corrected this in r5453.
> Still, applying kbsd-gnu.diff unconditionally would be a good idea IMHO.
> I'll refrain from making the change myself; I'll leave the decision to
> Aurelien and Matthias.

>From my point of view patches should be applied unconditionally, at least during
normal development.  I would like to see patches applied conditionally which are
not yet upstream, or which are only applied for some specific port issue for a
port on debian-ports.  When in doubt apply it conditionally.


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