> Hi Giles
> First, sorry about not jumping in on some of the other threads about Debian
> and packaging...
> On Friday 29 February 2008 19:50, Gilles Chanteperdrix wrote:
> > Roland Stigge wrote:
> > > Gilles Chanteperdrix wrote:
> > > >> Further, I updated the package in Debian with the suggested changes.
> > > >
> > > > We trust you, please send patches.
> > >
> > > The attached patch (and the latest version of it) can also always be
> > > found at the Debian developer's package page for Xenomai at
> > > http://packages.qa.debian.org/x/xenomai.html .
> > >
> > > It applies to the latest Xenomai release (currently 2.4.2), and assumes
> > > that there is _no_ debian/ directory in the original source tree (as
> > > discussed beforehand - Debian maintains the complete debian/* hierarchy
> > > completely - for further questions just ask).
> > Hi Paul,
> > Is it Ok for you to replace the repository debian directory current
> > contents with the debian directory as provided by Roland ? Or will it
> > break things on your side ?
> I have no problem with Roland's changes, it won't break anything I do. The
> relevant wiki page will need to be updated to reflect the extra packages
> are generated, but that is a minor detail.
IMO, the page should be updated to talk about the official Debian
packages as well.
> On a personal level, I would like to see a debian/ structure retained within
> SVN - This simplifies test builds and allows changes (such as merged x86
> trees) to be tackled before (Debian) releases are made.
I agree. This is a way to build Xenomai which we should not
remove. Roland also has the choice to use it if he changes his mind.
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