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Re: maintaining new packages,upgrading to newer upstream versions

On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 12:47:28PM -0700, Lucas Albers wrote:
> This must be a dumb question, but I am running into problems determining
> how to upgrade an older version of a package to a newer version of the
> package.
> Example, i have the deb.dsc and similar files for sara, and it is based on
> sara 3.x, I wish to upgrade it to version 5.0, which is the current
> release.
> What is the correct/easiest way to do this?

You should take a look at uupdate. If you're not using some sort of
version control system (that may have their own methods or tools)
this is probably what you're looking for.

Frank Lichtenheld <djpig@debian.org>
www: http://www.djpig.de/

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