Quilt tries to write into series also if it is a directory

Bug #428657 reported by Christoph Korn on 2009-09-12
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quilt
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quilt (Debian)
Fix Released
Unknown
quilt (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: quilt

If QUILT_PATCHES=debian/patches is set and there is a directory called "series" in the source tree quilt tries to write into this directory.
It would be better if it used debian/patches/series instead in this case.

Christoph Korn (c-korn) wrote :

The attached debdiff fixes it.

Changed in quilt:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in quilt (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Colin Watson (cjwatson) wrote :

Looks fine. Thanks for sending it to Debian.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package quilt - 0.46-8ubuntu1

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quilt (0.46-8ubuntu1) karmic; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/check_series_is_no_dir:
    - Check that series is no directory. (LP: #428657)

 -- Christoph Korn <email address hidden> Sun, 13 Sep 2009 01:26:44 +0200

Changed in quilt (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in quilt:
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in quilt (Debian):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in quilt:
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Changed in quilt (Debian):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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