Re: recommendations wanted for new patch management system in xorg-x11
On Mon, Mar 21, 2005 at 06:56:17PM +1100, Daniel Stone wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 21, 2005 at 02:05:04AM -0500, David Nusinow wrote:
> > On Mon, Mar 21, 2005 at 08:09:07AM +0100, Denis Barbier wrote:
> > > > Unfortunately, I haven't figured out how to put the patches in debian/patches,
> > > > but they do all go in the patches directory, so it's still simple to handle.
> > >
> > > You can add
> > > QUILT_PATCHES="debian/patches"
> > > into your ~/.quiltrc
> > Rock! Thank you!
> Which I find concerning -- how do you configure this on a per-package
> level? So if I do this for xorg, is there any other way to work with
> a package which has their patches in a different directory?
Well, I see this as being a minor issue. Branden's requirement was to
have the patches in a defined place, and having them in patches rather
than debian/patches doesn't seem like too big a deal.
- David Nusinow