Re: RFS: alien-arena (updated package)
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Michael Gilbert schrieb:
>> patches/debian-changes-7.33-1 | 1486
>> This still exists.
> I had a temp file in the working source, which for format 3.0 packages
> gets automatically added as a patch. I had not expected that. I've
> removed the temp file, which fixes the problem.
Using e.g. svn with status and diff should solve such problems in the
>>> As to the question about the server package requiring the client; that
>>> is because they share a game.so, which is only included in the client
>>> binary package.
>> Wouldn't it be better than (in future releases) to split up to package
>> with a new alien-arena-common package?
> That's a good idea. I now put the shared files into a new
> alien-arena-common package.
Okay I just thought, you may do those changes in future release, but
okay now we are doing it in the right way :)
In general it looks good, but you have missed one important thing, if
you split up packages: conflicts and replaces.
Now, if users upgrade from 7.0 to 7.33, dpkg would abort, because the
- -common package include files, which are also present in the
- -client/-server package.
So you have to define replaces and conflicts in debian/control.
> The new packages are again available at:
> - URL: http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/contrib/a/alien-arena
> - URL: http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/non-free/a/alien-arena-data
Mit freundlichem Gruß / With kind regards,
GNU/Linux Debian Developer
Always if we think we are right,
we were maybe wrong.
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