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Re: deb-make errors

On Oct 14, Christoph Lameter wrote
> In article <Pine.LNX.3.95q.971014144440.14296B-100000@rivendell.rndy.udel.edu> 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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