Re: [email@example.com: dpkg_126.96.36.199_arm.changes INSTALLED]
Marcus Brinkmann <Marcus.Brinkmann@ruhr-uni-bochum.de> writes:
> Hello friends,
> should I have recieved this mail?
> I think some porter of you has forgotten the "-Mmy name <my@email>"
> option to dpkg-buildpackage when porting it, but maybe I'm wrong.
Oops, my fault. I think I did some trickery with the changes file.
Obviously, I goofed up with the Maintainer name.
I was rather anxious to finally get the dpkg package uploaded for ARM,
since it was one of the last pieces missing, but I had to wait for an
NMU. Since I had an local version that worked, I quickly decided to
munch the version number and upload it in the meantime (instead of
threatening an NMU). I know, that's evil - but I figured no one would
Next time, I'll do it normally and everything will be back to normal.