Re: RFS: compactheader
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El 02/09/10 23:07, Rogério Brito escribió:
> On Sep 02 2010, Williams Orellana wrote:
>> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "compactheader".
> A quick follow up to comment on your package:
> * Please, package version 1.2.4.
working on it
> * Are you sure that the license is MPL-1.1+ and not the tri-license?
at least that's what it says the website of the addon
> * Your packaging is under the GPL-3+ and this will cause any changes
> that you make to not be able to be pushed upstream (say that you
> produce a patch).
> Please, consider always having the packaging in the same terms as the
> upstream software, even if you would prefer another license.
considering this point
> * The short description should start with a lowercase letter.
working on it
> * Your watch file doesn't seem to work:
> | rbrito@chagas:/tmp/compactheader-1.2.3$ uscan --report-status
> | uscan warning: In debian/watch,
> | no matching hrefs for watch line
> | https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/downloads/file/92157/xpi/compactheader\-([\d\.]*)\-tb\.xpi debian xpi-repack
> | rbrito@chagas:/tmp/compactheader-1.2.3$
> It took me some time to figure out the better solution to use with
> mozilla addons. Just look into
> Be careful to regard the betas as lower than the final releases.
> Something like mangling the upstream version with s/beta/~beta/
working on it too
> * A more philosophical question is that of using xpi-repack to pack an
> extension: that simply seems to me like packaging the binary product
> of a program and not using the source code.
you're right that's the correct way
> I did this with the packages that I mentioned on my earlier e-mail,
> but I still think that this is wrong.
Thanks for all the comments are always welcome :)
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