I see you've found "feh" already which I would have proposed as very
On Thu, 2011-06-30 at 20:37 -0500, Daniel Echeverry wrote:
> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "sxiv".
> * Package name : sxiv
> Version : 0.8.2-1
> Upstream Author : Bert Münnich <email@example.com>
> * URL : https://github.com/muennich/sxiv
> * License : GPL2+
> Section : graphics
> It builds these binary packages:
> sxiv - simple X image viewer
> The package appears to be lintian clean.
> The upload would fix these bugs: 631728
> My motivation for maintaining this package is:
> Always I wanted a lightweight viewer for my debian, I recently met
> sxiv and I liked for its ease and simplicity. I hope to keep the
> package and provide for this in debian for a long time
slim image viewer. ;-)
> The package can be found on mentors.debian.net:
> - URL: http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/s/sxiv
> - Source repository: deb-src http://mentors.debian.net/debian unstable
> main contrib non-free
> - dget
- all upstream copyright still has old FSF address
- Your installation of the manpage does break upstream's logic to write
the version number into the manpage. I would consider installing the
manpages like upstream proposes the preferred approach. So IMHO your
patch should be removed (and the sxiv.manpages file in debian/)
- The upstream manpage however still has two hyphen-used-as-minus-sign
> I would be glad if someone uploaded this package for me.I've taken the liberty to remove your patch, build, sign and upload your
For your info the package is at http://people.debian.org/~kilian/sxiv/
as was uploaded.
Thanks for your work!