On Wed, Jun 09, 2004 at 05:02:49AM +0200, Bluefuture wrote: > Il mar, 2004-06-08 alle 03:27, Michael Bramer ha scritto: > > > > > > http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2004/05/msg01624.html > > > > very good. > > > > I like to add watch files to any debian package. Can we add some > > 'watchfile override file' to dehs? > > > What do you mean about "watchfile ovverride file" to dehs? > > > How should we manage the watchfile generation? Have someone already some > > thoughts about this task? > > > What do you want to know about "managing the watchfile generation"? Do > you mean how to use dehs automatically generated watch file to put it in > the packages? I had experimented 3/4 whishlist or minor bugs fill > against packages that haven't Watch with an attached file as patch. > The Watch file is inserted in this packages, but it couldn't be a > general solution bacause anybody of us want a "mass bug filling". I like dehs. But it don't work, if a package don't have a watch file. Because of this, I like to add/fix watch files to _all_ packages. We can make some packages per script, but some packages must fixed with a hand written watch file. I don't like to "mass bug filling" and I don't like to wait for all this new uploads. one solution: - watch ovverride: dehs use the debian/watch from the package source. If the package don't have a debian/watch, it use its own watch for this package (if its has a own). If a debian/watch from the package source don't work, it use its own watch. - We ask some debian user to submit the debian/watch for there packages. With this we can get a watch for any debian package in some months. But we need to manage this work. We need some system, that 1.) send a user on request the copyright file of a package with out a working watchfile 2.) get a watch file some this users 3.) and test it and put this watch file in the dehs ovverride Comments? Gruss Grisu -- Michael Bramer - a Debian Linux Developer http://www.debsupport.de PGP: finger firstname.lastname@example.org -- Linux Sysadmin -- Use Debian Linux Falls Ihr Rechner zu oft blau macht ist es Zeit auf Linux umzusteigen.
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