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Re: using pristine-tar

On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 08:14:52PM -0500, Paul Tagliamonte wrote:
> Howdy d-m,
> I'm working on a package, and I'm thinking about using pristine-tar.
> Is there a best practices / tutorial set anywhere? I did some
> googling, but since nothing jumped out, I figured some of the better
> resources might be common knowledge around here.

My guess would be that most people use it together with git and
git-buildpackage. It then boils down to having a pristine-tar branch
and a debian/gbp.conf with
pristine-tar = True

In general the manpages for both, pristine-tar and git-buildpackage, are

And I don't know much, but I do know this:
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