Subject: Re: Names of the patch files
To: NetBSD Packages Technical Discussion List <>
From: Georg Schwarz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/22/2006 16:12:10
Am 22.04.2006 um 16:09 schrieb Tyler Retzlaff:
> That is if there are patches patch-aa, patch-ab, patch-ac and then  
> at some point
> patch-ab is removed and a new patch is to be added it is not added  
> as patch-ab
> it is added as patch-ad.
> I was quite sternly told that this was the correct thing to do  
> though I don't recall
> if I was ever given an explanation why, I also don't know if all  
> package maintainers
> follow this rule.

definitely not. In fact I was told just the opposite.

Georg Schwarz  +49 178 8545053