autoforwardportergit call for testing.
- Date: Thu, 4 Jan 2018 20:55:10 +0000
- From: Peter Green <plugwash@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: autoforwardportergit call for testing.
I have been working on a tool called Autoforwardportergit for automating the process or merging
downstream changes with new versions from Debian. A downstream in this case could be anything
from your private modified versions of some packages to a major derivative distribution.
It was created for use by Raspbian but I have been working to generalize and document it such
that others can use it to. I have just written a tutorial which demonstrates how to set up and
At this point I would really appreciate people trying it out and telling me what they think.
It can be found at https://github.com/plugwash/autoforwardportergit . The tutorial can be found
If there is sufficient interest I will package it and upload it to Debian.