[git-buildpackage] [PATCH] Add --git-packaging-exclude to gbp buildpackage-rpm

Guido Günther agx at sigxcpu.org
Thu Feb 4 19:25:02 CET 2016

On Thu, Feb 04, 2016 at 06:34:31PM +0100, Tzafrir Cohen wrote:
> Add an option to exclude copying some of the files from the source tree
> to the packaging directory (a single regular expression).
> This can be handy when running gbp buildpackage-rpm from a complete
> source tree in a non-native mode and and some files in the top-level
> directory can't or should not be copies to the packaging directory.

Thanks for the patch! Can you describe the concrete use case a bit so we
can check if "gbp buildpackage" needs this as well or if we need it at
Markus do you have comments on this or maybe a similar patch in your queue?

The patch is lacking the manpage update btw.

 -- Guido

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