Re: errors building a .deb
On Mon, May 02, 2005 at 11:01:57AM +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:
> And all of these problems can be averted by doing the right thing, and
> using a real revision control system and then shipping a regular ol'
> "everyone knows how this works" debhelper-based .diff.gz.
Eh, and how does this help QA? If I see a .diff.gz with 20 patches
nicely intertwined into each other, I just rm -r the source tree and go
for the next package. Unless I really have to hack on it, at which
point I shake my fist in anger.