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Re: ePCR subfolder

On Fri, Jun 14, 2019 at 04:13:02PM +0200, Liubov Chuprikova wrote:
> > Uhmmmm, I've never read that and I'm using pbuilder for >10 years.  It
> > does not make any sense at all.
> >
> Saira, I guess it is because you do not have an upstream tarball. I am
> getting a similar error with sbuild:
> dpkg-source: error: can't build with source format '3.0 (quilt)': no
> upstream tarball found at ../<your_package>.orig.tar.{bz2,gz,lzma,xz}
> I have just tested: deleting d/source/format really makes possible to build
> the package without upstream tarball O_o But, of course, this is not a
> proper way.

Ahhh, yes, that's a pretty sensible explanation!
> To regenerate upstream tarball, I am using these commands:
> $ pristine-tar list
> $ pristine-tar checkout ../<tarball>

Or use git-buildpackage as explained in policy which is doing this for

Thanks a lot Liubov



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