Best practices for patch management on RPM based packages?

Panu Matilainen pmatilai at laiskiainen.org
Tue Sep 6 19:23:30 UTC 2011


On 09/06/2011 09:53 PM, Matej Cepl wrote:
> Dne 6.9.2011 16:29, Panu Matilainen napsal(a):
>>> I like the idea of quilt but I can't seem to find the magic recipe to
>>> get it to integrate with rpmbuild.

Please mind your quotes, I didn't write the above.

> What's wrong with
>
> quilt setup specname.spec

Frankly, I don't know. My knowledge of quilt stops at "it has to do with 
patches." This would seem to be the other way around wrt what I have in 
mind (have rpmbuild setup a temporary git/quilt/whatever "repository" 
inside the build directory, such as in the git example I mentioned), but 
dunno.

	- Panu -


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