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Re: The PTS should list Ubuntu patches

On Tue, Jul 19, 2005 at 11:46:50AM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> Why are changes made by one particular derived debian distribution so
> important that they should be singled out by the PTS?

They aren't necessarily more important changes, but Ubuntu, unlike other
derivatives, publishes deltas relative to Debian so that maintainers can
review them easily.

If similar facilities are available for any other Debian derivative, I would
say that they should be included as well.  However, I'm not aware of any.

> Wouldn't it be more useful if the PTS highlighted patches that are
> actually of interest by those of our users who care enough about working
> with Debian to file patches in the BTS?

I think this idea is complementary to the one being discussed, not mutually

 - mdz

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