Re: Q. about Tinkering with Debian Source Code
- Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 16:49:15 -0400
- From: Stefan Monnier <monnier@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Q. about Tinkering with Debian Source Code
> When I use "apt source sl" (from sid, into its own directory) and compare
> that tree (?) with what I get if I download via what that suggests (git
> clone https://salsa.debian.org/debian/sl.git) (into its own directory), I
> notice that the Makefile in the Debian version is slightly
> more complex.
I believe the difference should be that "apt source sl" will have
applied the patches that you can find in the `debian/patches`
subdirectory of the https://salsa.debian.org/debian/sl.git version.