dh-kpatches 0.99.36 source package in Ubuntu


dh-kpatches (0.99.36) unstable; urgency=low

  * Have kernels in the short stable 4-numbers "branchlets" (eg. 2.6.11.x)
    of the 2.6 line default to using a patch with matching 3-numbers
    version if a 4-numbers one is not found (Closes: #309147).  This is
    not 100% accurate since EXTRAVERSION is used for many things, but
    well, it looks like we'll have to live with this way of numbering the
  * Removed special handling of as an "irregular version", since
    it falls in the above case.  The "irregular version" mechanism is
    kept, in case we have to find a quick solution to another kernel
    versionning change.
  * Revert abusive merging of regexp from 0.99.35: we do not need to be as
    strict on single versions are we need to be on ranged ones (Closes:
  * Avoid spurious warning messages from dpkg-gencontrol (Closes: #263617).

 -- Yann Dirson <email address hidden>  Thu,  9 Jun 2005 00:45:43 +0200

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dh-kpatches: Debhelper script to help packaging kernel patches.

Debhelper script to help packaging kernel patches
 The dh_installkpatches script produces the "apply" and "unpatch" scripts
 that kernel-package uses to automatically handle kernel patches. It
 provides a number of useful features like:
  * does its best to never break your kernel source tree
  * allows you to select any provided version of a patch
  * handle patch inter-dependencies
 Patches are described in a Debian-standard control-file-like format.

kernel-patch-scripts: Scripts to help dealing with packaged kernel patches.

Scripts to help dealing with packaged kernel patches
 This package contains scripts useful to people making use of the
 various kernel-patch packages. It currently contains:
  * lskpatches: a tool that lists installed patches, and gives
  useful information about them.