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Re: Lintian error

On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 3:52 PM, Charliej <cjsmo@cableone.net> wrote:

> I have contacted upstream about this error, and he states that he would not
> want to depend on the prototype package in debian because he has made
> changes to the version of prototype he is currently using.

Please ask him to send his changes to the prototype upstream
developers so they can be included in the next prototype release. Once
that is in Debian, your package can depend on it.

> I have run a diff on prototype which is in the package and the version in
> debian and there are differences.
> Would Debian Policy 4.13 still apply?

Yes, but it is only a 'should', so it is OK to be working with
upstream to resolve it.



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