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Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

Posted May 17, 2011 20:54 UTC (Tue) by oak (guest, #2786)
In reply to: Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition) by pkern
Parent article: Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

IMHO one of the more annoying omissions in Debian policy for source packages is a build target for applying patches. Currently only "good" way find out what actually is patched for given architecture is to do a build and diff the resulting sources against original ones...


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Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

Posted May 19, 2011 19:35 UTC (Thu) by oxan (guest, #75033) [Link]

In the new (3.0) format that problem is solved: there's a single directory, debian/patches, where all the patches are stored in a quilt-compatible format.


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