what compat level for debhelper in jaunty?

Loïc Minier loic.minier at ubuntu.com
Tue Dec 16 10:54:58 GMT 2008

On Tue, Dec 16, 2008, Robert Collins wrote:
> man debhelper recommends compat 7; is there some reason not to follow th
> recommendation?

 I can see two reasons:
 - if applicable, avoid diverging from Debian and maintaining a diff for
 - ease backports and building on older releases which don't have
   debhelper 7 by default

Loïc Minier

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