Re: DUCK -the Debian Url Checker
On Wednesday, June 06, 2012 03:24:50 PM Simon Kainz wrote:
> Hi list,
> as I had some problems in the past finding upstream sources and
> homepages, I hacked up some scripts to monitor and display the results
> of the Upstream Homepage entries in the package control files.
> Please take a look at http://debian.tugraz.at/duck/
> Currently the job runs once a day and the results are displayed. Maybe
> this is of some use for some maintainers and/or developers.
> One can also search for specific maintainers.
> Please tell me what you think about it - I have already some more
> features planned.
FWIW, it already noticed the homepage for one of my packages was 404. I
emailed the upstream and just heard back that they hadn't known the page had
gone missing and will fix it.