Re: ITP: libevent-rpc-perl -- Event based transparent Client/Server RPC framework
On Sat, 15 Apr 2006, gregor herrmann wrote:
> There are still 2 questions/issues both concerning debian/rules:
> * lintian reported character problems in the manpages caused by the
> character 'ö' in the author's name. I inserted
> sed -i -e 's/ö/\\\[:o\]/' $(TMP)/usr/share/man/man3/*
> in the install-stamp target and the results look good. Is this a
> correct approach?
This is clearly a temporary approach ... the right fix is always to fix it
upstream. In this case I think it's pod2man that needs to be fixed (unless
there's a way to fix that in the .pm directly but I doubt that).
=> check the BTS for bugs on pod2man about that and maybe fill one if you
can't find any
> * The package builds in my normal environment but not in a pbuilder
> chroot because some tests fail. For the moment I wrote
> -$(MAKE) test
> (i.e. prefixed the make with the dash) as a workaround but I guess
> that's not very elegant ...
Why do they fail ? It's probably a missing build-depends...
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