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Update README.source a bit more...

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@@ -40,14 +40,15 @@ patches by hand and use debian/convert-debian-gcc-diff script instead.
Updating to a new upstream release includes the following steps:
-- Create a new changelog entry with an appropriate version number.
+- Create a changelog entry with the new version number and package
+ name.
- If updating to a new X.Y release, bump the version numbers in
debian/watch and debian/gbp.conf accordingly.
- Run "debian/rules get-orig-source", which will generate the new
.orig.tar.gz from the upstream tarball using the
debian/extract-doc-tarball-from-upstream script.
- Switch to the new upstream tarball, preferably using
- git-import-orig(1).
+ git-import-orig(1). (You'll have to stash any uncommitted changes.)
- Update debian/Makefile to build any newly-referenced documents,
and the various <package>.{docs,doc-base.*,info,links,manpages}
files to install and register them appropriately.
@@ -74,4 +75,4 @@ Syncing against a new Debian package release includes the following steps:
- check that package builds without any warnings! if not, find out what's
wrong and fix it.
- -- Samuel Bronson <>, Wed, 28 Mar 2012 19:40:11 -0400
+ -- Samuel Bronson <>, Thu, 29 Mar 2012 17:40:36 -0400

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