Re: What to do when new version available upstream...
On Saturday 27 February 1999, at 18 h 14, the keyboard of Josip Rodin
> I usually extract the new one (or apply a patch if that is the method),
> gunzip -dc old_version.diff.gz > somefile, then edit that 'somefile' and
> replace all instances of progdirectory-1.2.0 with progdirectory-1.2.1.
"Using CVS together with Debian GNU/Linux packages"
<http://www.debian.org/devel/HOWTO.cvs> suggests another solution, based on
CVS. It seems very nice (I use CVS for other projects) but I did not use it
for Debian yet (any experiences/war stories?).