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From: Nicolas Pouillard <nicolas.pouillard@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Re: [OSR] Ports-like package management system
Excerpts from daniel.buenzli's message of Wed Jan 30 12:15:03 +0100 2008:
> 
> Le 30 janv. 08 à 11:50, Nicolas Pouillard a écrit :
> 
> > And  what  if the author of P_{i1} have changed it's project  
> > (locally or not),
> > let's  say  some  file  renamings,  adding  some  code around the  
> > bug, do some
> > global replacing...
> >
> > With such a diff file you end-up with a patch that is not applicable.
> >
> > That's not a problem when using darcs!
> 
> The port system should focus on making it easy to use and share ocaml  
> modules, not helping to develop them. If you want to help in the  
> development of a module interact directly with the project's vcs.

Of  course  you want to contribute to upstream. But I don't want to wait them,
so we need to modify them in a coherent way.

-- 
Nicolas Pouillard aka Ertai