On Tue, 2008-03-25 at 18:49 +0100, Jelmer Vernooij wrote: > I think there is a point missing here: > > * Importing patches from other distros > > If this was easier, I think sharing patches across distros could be more > common. More specifically, it could help the cooperation between Debian > and Ubuntu.
And for that to work, the patches really need to be applied in part to a pristine source. Some of the problem is that Ubuntu is so far into patch land that pulling a discrete fix out is nearly impossible. Also, diffs of diffs are an abomination (: -- Jesse Keating Fedora -- All my bits are free, are yours?
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