Re: RFS: docbook-slides-demo (updated package)
On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 12:15 AM, Daniel Leidert
> Am Mittwoch, den 24.02.2010, 15:53 +0100 schrieb Daniel Leidert:
>> Mathieu Malaterre wrote:
>> > I am looking for a sponsor for the new version 3.4.0-1
>> > of my package "docbook-slides-demo".
>> > It builds these binary packages:
>> > docbook-slides-demo - Demo presentation slides for the docbook-slides
>> > package
>> I will take a look as soon as I'm back. IIRC there were several issues
>> with the package in Debian.
> Ok, did take a look:
> - IMO Help/HOWTO is not a valid (menu nor doc-base) section
Well it is according to lintian:
> - Why the repackaging? All you do is to move the only existing directory
> from the tarball into its own tarball? Please don't do this (see the
> Debian reject FAQ). This will also solve the next comment:
Well this is what was done in the previous upload. I just made the
As a side note, I went from an original size of:
$ ls -al docbook-slides-demo-3.4.0.tar.gz
-rw-r--r-- 1 mathieu mathieu 140829 2005-04-28 16:39
To a size of:
$ ls -al docbook-slides-demo_3.4.0.orig.tar.gz
-rw-r--r-- 2 mathieu mathieu 137592 2010-01-27 17:10
Isn't it suggested to GZIP=-9 somewhere in the documentation ?
> - for a dh 7 rules file the file is too large ;) You can make it much
> more easier (to be honest: the easiest dh 7 rules file available is by
> far enough)
> - minor: adjust debian/copyright with something like "... debianized
> by ... and currently maintained by ..."
> BTW: If