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Re: Original sources, or not

On Fri, Oct 24, 2003 at 01:21:16PM +1000, Glenn McGrath wrote:

> Perhaps tarballs that arent the original source should remove the .orig
> and just use .tar.gz, or use some other extension such as
> debian.tar.gz

A simpler approach (and one I've used) is to generate a new "upstream"
version number (e.g. 1.103 -> 1.103.0pre104).

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