[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: php5 packages for testing

On Thu, 07 May 2015, Thorsten Alteholz wrote:
> On Thu, 7 May 2015, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> >Altering the orig source might be OK but the upstream version should
> >reflect that it has been altered by Debian. The convention we tend to use
> >is to append "+ds" ("debian specific") and not inventing a fake ".1"
> >sub-release.
> But this wasn't a debian specific change. Everybody else who wants to have
> patches for these CVEs needs to add these binary files as well!?

What's specific to Debian is the handcrafted tarball, not necessarily the
change that implied its creation.

Raphaël Hertzog ◈ Debian Developer

Support Debian LTS: http://www.freexian.com/services/debian-lts.html
Learn to master Debian: http://debian-handbook.info/get/

Reply to: