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Re: changes to upstream sources/HOWTO patch

On Mon, Dec 19, 2005 at 10:56:24AM +0100, Bastian Venthur wrote:

> I've noticed that some packages contain a debian/patches-dir and I'm curious
> how this works. 

debian/patches is used by dpatch, the necessary information should be
available in man dpatch.

> Can someone explain to me how to apply patches to upstream sources "the
> right way" or point me to an appropriate document?

There are always more than one ways ;-)

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