Re: RFS: pipemeter
On Oct 4, 2010, at 8:41 PM, Kan-Ru Chen wrote:
Hello Kan-Ru, thanks so much for looking at it so quickly!
I've uploaded a version with some changes.. see below..
> On Tue, Oct 5, 2010 at 9:03 AM, Clint Byrum <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Dear mentors,
>> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "pipemeter".
> A few notes:
> debian/README.source is a template file, fill it or just delete it.
> debian/rules has template comments that can be safely removed.
Comments removed, though I left the comment above DH_VERBOSE as it is
a useful reminder. :)
> debian/patches/debian-changes-1.1.3-1 replaces expanded $Id$ tag with
> unexpanded $Id$ tag. It seems you weren't generating the source
> package from original tarball?
Indeed, I had imported it into bzr where I used bzr builddeb. I've
added a .bzr/rules file to fix that and re-imported the files from
> What is the results.txt in the docs for?
It was something I used early on to gauge the performance of pipemeter
on various platforms. dh_make must have picked it up. I've removed
it from debian/docs.
> Needs better short and long description. What is the input and output?
> Form the description I can't figure out it's a utility to show the
> meter of data passing through the pipe. pv is a good example for the
> descriptions :)