Re: orig tarball in conflict with debian policy
On Sat, 21 Feb 2009, Michael Rasmussen wrote:
What is the proper way of dealing with a orig tarball where both naming
and internal structure is in conflict with debian policy?
Especially the internal structure is a problem since it prevents using
the dh-tools in debian.
orig tarball: foo-y.y.z.tgz
internal structure: foo\...
Really a backslash?
If you mean it's a forward slash, the Debian tools handle this case more
gracefully than you might expect, I think. Go forward and act as if
nothing's wrong, and when you have a problem, be specific about what
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