Re: Are kernel-patch packages native or non-native?
> If you want an orig.tar.gz then you have to have one there before running
> As for kernel-patch packages, if your package is like the ones I manage then
> you'll have a new patch to add to the package every few weeks and no other
> updates. So there's no benefit in not uploading the original source every
So as for having it be named .orig.tar.gz or .tar.gz, is there any real
preference or requirement? The files end up having the same contents,
just different names as far as I can tell.
To clarify, not having a .diff.gz nor a .tar.gz, but rather just a
.tar.gz is acceptable?
Ian Duggan firstname.lastname@example.org