Re: RFS: pdfmerge
Hi Thomas, hi mentors,
Thomas Viehmann wrote:
I wasn't aware that the autotools are _not_ the tools of choice for
platform-independent programs :-) To me, it's the easiest way to help
dh_make building the rules...
why does it need autotools for a trivial perl script?
You're right that there are different ways to achieve the goal. Didn't
knew that was a bad idea...
what is the difference?
On a second set of documents, both barfed on the input pdf...
Sure, pdfmerge can't do what ghostscript can't do...
Do you mean merged.ps? Yes, that should go into /tmp, imho, I'll hand it
on to upstream...
- The script randomly overwrites files in the CWD.
I will not comment on packaging issues.
Sorry you don't like it.
When in doubt, use brute force.
-- Ken Thompson