Hello Bernhard,

Le 01/09/2014 19:38, Bernhard R. Link a écrit :
> * Louis Bouchard <louis.bouch...@canonical.com> [140901 12:47]:
>> I am kind of stucked in a particular situation. I  have made a change to the
>> branch that I maintain with git-dpm that is not in ./debian and is also not 
>> part
>> of the upstream tarball.
>> In short, it is a change to the .travis.yml file that controls the travis-ci
>> builds. Now when I try to cherry-pick a patch I get :
> Does "not part of the upstream tarball" means you added an additional
> file?
> For a 3.0 quilt package a new file (outside debian/) has to come with a
> patch, so with git-dpm that file has to be added in a commit in the
> (temporary) patched branch.

Turns out that that .travis.yml file is indeed in the tarball, even if it
doesn't belong there, so the error is completely valid.

Thanks you for the explanation.

Kind regards,


Louis Bouchard
Software engineer, Cloud & Sustaining eng.
Canonical Ltd
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