[debian-mysql] InnoDB (and other plugins) for Debian

Luk Claes luk at debian.org
Thu Aug 13 21:01:58 UTC 2009

Norbert Tretkowski wrote:
> Am Mittwoch, den 12.08.2009, 20:04 +0200 schrieb Luk Claes:
>> So in short, I would advise against creating a -source package and would
>> build the plugin binary packages from the same source package as mysql.
> I see your point, but the problem here is that we need to update the
> orig.tar.gz every time we want to update a plugin, and it's not possible
> to update the orig.tar.gz without bumping it's version number.

One could either have the plugins in the diff.gz or have them change the
upstream version like 5.1.36+inno-1 or something similar IMHO.



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