Re: RFS: vera++
On Sat, Aug 8, 2009 at 4:09 PM, Joachim Reichel<email@example.com> wrote:
> Hi Mathieu,
>>> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "vera++".
>> I might be interested in sponsoring this package. I'll have a closer
>> look at the weekend.
> I found a couple of issues in your package:
> - Your package does not build in an up-to-date pbuilder sid environment.
> Please test your package with pbuilder.
> - There are a couple of lintian messaged (info level). Although not
> warnings or errors it would be nice to fix them:
> I: vera++ source: quilt-patch-missing-description vera.patch
> I: vera++: hyphen-used-as-minus-sign usr/share/man/man1/vera++.1.gz:51
> (and many more)
> I: vera++: package-contains-empty-directory usr/sbin/
> I: vera++: copyright-with-old-dh-make-debian-copyright
> - The package contains a copy of cpptcl 1.1.4 from the same author (see
> the list archives for discussions about embedded copies of other
> libraries). Since cpptcl is not yet packaged for Debian I would accept
> this for now (in particular since this version 1.1.4 does not seem to be
> available from the project page yet).
> - debian/copyright: You should mention the GPL version for the Debian
> packaging (and adjust the link if necesary).
> - debian/watch: Does not work (use uscan to test).
> - debian/dirs: Remove /usr/sbin.
> - debian/README.Debian: Not really necessary since it just describes
> standard modifications to the build process (in contrast to reasons for
> repackaging the source for example). On the other hand, it does not hurt.
> - debian/changelog, README.Debian: Please update the date (dch -a).
> - debian/rules: Please remove the dummy comments and commented lines.
> - manpage: The first five occurrences of VERA++ refer directly to the
> executable and should be in all-lowercase. Please fix the layout of the
> OPTIONS section (have a look at other manpages). Please change the
> synopsis section to describe the basic invocation syntax (see other
> manpages). The man page should mention the location of the example scripts.
> - /usr/share/doc/vera++: Do not install README.Debian (useless for the
> binary package) and LICENSE_1_0.txt (contained in copyright).
I made a new upload which I believe fixes all of the above. Thanks again.
$ dupload -t mentors ../vera++_1.1.1-2_amd64.changes
dupload note: no announcement will be sent.
Checking signatures before upload......signatures are ok
Uploading (ftp) to mentors.debian.net:/
[ job vera++_1.1.1-2_amd64 from vera++_1.1.1-2_amd64.changes
vera++_1.1.1-2_amd64.deb, size ok, md5sum ok, sha1sum ok, sha256sum ok
vera++_1.1.1-2.dsc, size ok, md5sum ok, sha1sum ok, sha256sum ok
vera++_1.1.1-2.diff.gz, size ok, md5sum ok, sha1sum ok, sha256sum ok
vera++_1.1.1-2_amd64.changes ok ]
Uploading (ftp) to mentors (mentors.debian.net)
+ FTP passive mode selected
[ Uploading job vera++_1.1.1-2_amd64
vera++_1.1.1-2_amd64.deb 111.4 kB, ok (2 s, 55.70 kB/s)
vera++_1.1.1-2.dsc 1.2 kB, ok (0 s, 1.16 kB/s)
vera++_1.1.1-2.diff.gz 6.3 kB, ok (2 s, 3.14 kB/s)
vera++_1.1.1-2_amd64.changes 1.5 kB, ok (1 s, 1.47 kB/s) ]