Re: [Pkg-ocaml-maint-commits] [SCM] OCaml packaging branch, master, updated. debian/3.10.2-3-7-gfef0417
On Sun, Jul 20, 2008 at 01:33:36 +0200, Stéphane Glondu wrote:
> Julien Cristau wrote:
> >> Another reason would be because it is somehow
> >> an unannounced (i.e. not in debian/patches) patch to upstream sources.
> > I don't understand that.
> The explanation of Lintian tag patch-system-but-direct-changes-in-diff
> summarizes my point.
Yeah, I disagree with that one as well… :)
Anyway, if you build-dep on autotools-dev, copy the files before the
build, and remove them on clean, you don't get any lintian warning and
get the benefit of config.* updates.