On 3/23/09 1:42 AM, Ryan Hill wrote: > On Mon, 23 Mar 2009 01:19:26 +0100 > Alin Năstac <mrn...@gentoo.org> wrote: > > >> Fine, then remove $PV from patch name and use it in any ebuild version >> you want. Or just decouple the patch version from the ebuild version >> (foo-bar-r1.patch sounds OK to me). >> > > No. It's done this way for a reason. > > I saw your reason about wanting to know the package version for which the patch was created and I cannot see any reason for knowing that other than submitting the patch to upstream. Somehow I doubt upstream is interested in patches for version x.y.1 when the current version is x.y.10.
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