Re: generating patches for debian packages
* Kamaraju S. Kusumanchi:
> unpack the source again into another temp directory and then use "diff -r"
> and then delete the temp directory. But this is time consuming. Is there
> any easy way?
I usually load the Debian package into some version control system
prior to making changes. For instance, for GIT, it's:
git add .
git commit -m "Import PACKAGE VERSION"
or something like that. All "the working copy is a repository"
systems (Mercurial, darcs, even RCS) work fine for that purpose.