List Archive: gentoo-embedded
Note: Due to technical difficulties, the Archives are currently not up to date.
provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.c.f. bug 424647
On 02.03.2012 15:35, Peter Stuge wrote:
> Mike Frysinger wrote:
>> if you capture all of the $PORTDIR/$CATEGORY/$PN/ and $A, then
>> there should be no need to manually hook into epatch
> The point of hooking into epatch would be to only have exactly those
> patches which get applied. Some ebuilds come with a huge set of
> patches, but only few may be applied depending on USE and version.
> It's nice to have just the right ones.
epatch is not the only necessary thing, some ebuilds do 'sed -i' on
files. I don't really know for autotools files.
An extension about Mike mind can be an automagic diff between all
SRC_URI freshly src_unpack(ed) and after install+distclean or after
src_prepare. Assuming that not any other code is modified during