Re: My actions after the IRC meeting (Was: Reminder and Agenta for IRC meeting)
On 09/18/2013 12:52 AM, Andreas Tille wrote:
> Hi Jérémy,
> On Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 02:12:58AM +0200, Jérémy Lal wrote:
>> Some minor comments :
Two more minor comments:
- in debian/copyright the source still links to the old upstream svn
repository, rather than the new location on github.
- the man page debian/osm2pgsql.1 was moved to docs/osm2pgsql.1, so that
file can likely be removed.
> Hmmm, the only files that are striped out are from a debian/ dir inside
> the original source. I forgot to mention that we should talk to
> upstream (which is hereby done because Kai Krueger is obviously reading
> the list) to drop these files and integrate them properly into our
> packaging repository.
I have dropped the debian directory from upstream now, so it shouldn't
be an issue for future releases.
> Or do you refering to something else? I used
> git import-orig --pristine-tar
> and needed to merge the diff in debian/ afterwards.
> I have noticed that upstream contains some debconf code which is lacking
> in our packaging but could be potentially interesting. If somebody
> volunteers to test it we should probably include it as well (and ask
> upstream to completely drop the debian/ dir. Kai, if you want to join
> the packaging effort together with Debian GIS team you should create a
> login at https://alioth.debian.org and become a member of pkg-grass. I
> would (strongly) recommend this.
I have a alioth account and have sent a request to join the pkg-grass