Files added to a package? Patches or files in debian/?
mok at bioxray.dk
Tue Aug 21 19:23:01 BST 2007
Is there a consensus on what to do when you are adding files to a package? I
am thinking for example on a situation where I am authoring a complete
autotools system to a software package, and upstream is, say, dead or
Of course, I can add these as patches against /dev/null, but that honestly
seems a bit awkward.
An alternative is to put the files in debian/ and let debian/rules move them
to their proper place in the directory tree.
What say you, oh MOTUs?
Morten aka mok0
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