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PACKAGING: add patchlevel.h doc entry
authorNicolas R <atoomic@cpan.org>
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 20:25:12 +0000 (13:25 -0700)
committerNicolas R <atoomic@cpan.org>
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 21:14:22 +0000 (14:14 -0700)
PACKAGING

index 0c69b87..9b27d07 100644 (file)
--- a/PACKAGING
+++ b/PACKAGING
@@ -27,4 +27,13 @@ the codebase for this string.
 An alternative strategy would be to skip all porting tests, but many of
 them are useful if additional patches might be applied.
 
+=head1 Customizing patchlevel to advertise your local patches
+
+You can advertise your custom local patches by using patchlevel.h as a
+standalone Perl script.
+
+=head2 Sample usage:
+
+               perl -x patchlevel.h "This is a custom patch"
+
 =cut