Re: deb-make errors
On Oct 14, Christoph Lameter wrote
> In article <Pine.LNX.3.95q.971014144440.14296Bfirstname.lastname@example.org> you wrote:
> : Other than that, the .deb builds ok, but "release" says "can't find
> : .changes for this release" ... it's the first release, so there really
> : aren't any changes, and I thought this file would be automagically
> : generated by deb-make.
> The changes file is a mandatory file for uploads and will be automatically generated
> by the "build" command which invokes dpkg-buildpackage. If the PGP stuff fails then the
> dpkg-buildpackages generation of the .changes file might fail.
I've just hit this problem too. In my case it's a bug in release - it doesn't strip
off epochs from the changelog. It then tries to find tgif_1:3.0-p14-2_i386.changes
If this isn't the problem, try stepping through the release command (if
there isn't a ../*changes file then you have a problem!
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