[Pkg-ruby-extras-maintainers] Directory layout for the new svn-buildpackage?

Ari Pollak ari at debian.org
Wed Nov 1 17:27:31 CET 2006

FWIW, I never use svn-upgrade for my packages, as it doesn't really make
much sense when the upstream source isn't in SVN. It's fairly trivial to
download a new tarball, put it into tarballs/ as the correct filename,
and update debian/changelog. I never really got around to automating
this because it's so simple.

On Wed, 2006-11-01 at 10:12 +0100, Paul van Tilburg wrote:
> But does it also put the whole upstream tree in SVN? Because I don't think
> we want that.  With that in mind, I wonder if svn-upgrade is really
> useful, since for our packages a new upstream release means an update to
> debian/changelog and pkg-ruby-get-sources/watch-file takes care of the rest.
> Or am I missing something here?

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