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Re: A few questions after my first upload (sponsored)

At Sun, 10 Jan 2010 17:22:19 +0100,
Iustin Pop wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 10, 2010 at 04:57:14PM +0100, Reinier Haasjes wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > 2 days ago Martin uploaded Aiccu version 20070115-11 for me, that's all
> > oke. But now on the PTS-page [1] there are a few messages:
> >
> > > todo
> > >     * Lintian reports 4 warnings about this package. You should make the package lintian clean getting rid of them.
> > When I uploaded the package was lintian clean (mentors.d.o also told
> > me), is this because lintian.d.o runs on sid and a newer version (2.3.1)
> > of lintian (I'm running testing/2.2.18)
> When building/uploading packages for unstable, you *must* use an
> unstable environment (including lintian). If you're running testing on
> your machine, then the build/verification should be done in an unstable
> chroot.
> regards,
> iustin

	I found it quite usefull to pinn debian-policy and lintian from
unstable in my testing environment. Both of them don't drag in lots of
unstable and for packaging you want them available on your work system
in a up-to-date version really



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