Re: Please let haproxy 220.127.116.11-2 into lenny
* Arnaud Cornet [Sun, 04 Jan 2009 19:47:46 +0100]:
> > > * Add quilt build-dependancy. Use quilt in debian/rules to apply
> > > patches.
> > This isn't. Can you prepare a package to t-p-u that doesn't change the
> > packaging system?
> Ok, but there is no patch system in the current package. What is the
> prefered way to deal with such case?
> Should I apply all patch and have a gory
> haproxy_18.104.22.168-2etch0.diff.gz (which I'd hate).
> Or whould it be ok to change debian/rules so that it applies the patches
> in a similar way that what quilt would do?
Ah. I read this thread on passing, and I thought that 22.214.171.124-1 shipped
changes in .diff.gz, and that -2 converted that to quilt and added some
patches on top of it.
Seeing that haproxy_126.96.36.199-1.diff.gz only touches files in debian/*, I
think managing the newly introduced patches with quilt in -2 is a
reasonable thing to do: unblocked.
P.S.: Please consider using /usr/share/quilt/quilt.make in your rules
file for -3, instead of implementing the logic yourself.
Adeodato Simó dato at net.com.org.es
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