Re: unexpected NMUs || buildd queue
>>>>> "Andreas" == Andreas Metzler <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Andreas> uploaded as NMU. Your sponsor probably rebuilt the package with
Andreas> dpkg-buildpackage -mhis@address
Andreas> instead of either using
Andreas> dpkg-buildpackage -kkey‐id
Andreas> dpkg-buildpackage -uc -us
Andreas> followed by a invokation of debsign..
In the past there seems to be confusion whether to use the -m option
or the -e option for dpkg-buildpackage when sponsoring packages.
I take it that the correct option is non-of-the-above, and actually
The issue I have with -k, is that if the upload is messed up for any
reason (e.g. forgot -sa when required), it is the sponsored maintainer
who is informed, not the uploader (unless this has changed recently).
Brian May <email@example.com>