Re: RFS: mosquitto
On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 5:54 PM, Paul Tagliamonte <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I'm not a Debian Developer, but here's my review:
> On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 5:45 PM, Roger Light <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Dear mentors,
>> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "mosquitto".
>> * Package name : mosquitto
>> Version : 0.9-1
>> Upstream Author : Roger Light <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> * URL : http://mosquitto.org/
>> * License : BSD
>> Section : net
>> It builds these binary packages:
>> libmosquitto0 - MQTT version 3.1 client library
>> libmosquitto0-dev - MQTT version 3.1 client library, development files
>> libmosquittopp0 - MQTT version 3.1 client C++ library
>> libmosquittopp0-dev - MQTT version 3.1 client C++ library, development files
>> mosquitto - MQTT version 3 compatible message broker
>> mosquitto_pub - Mosquitto command line publish client
>> mosquitto_sub - Mosquitto command line subscribe client
>> python-mosquitto - MQTT version 3.1 client library, python bindings
>> The package appears to be lintian clean.
>> The upload would fix these bugs: 605319
>> My motivation for maintaining this package is that I'm the upstream
>> author and want to make it easier for people to get access to it. I
>> don't believe it's just a vanity upload! :)
>> I've been packaging mosquitto for a fair while in Ubuntu PPA without
>> any complaints of odd package behaviour, but it's not the simplest of
>> packages and I'm a beginner so I'd certainly appreciate any comments
>> you have, even if they're just stylistic problems.
>> The package can be found on mentors.debian.net:
>> - URL: http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/m/mosquitto
>> - Source repository: deb-src http://mentors.debian.net/debian unstable
>> main contrib non-free
>> - dget http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/m/mosquitto/mosquitto_0.9-1.dsc
>> I would be glad if someone uploaded this package for me.
>> Roger Light
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> You have one wishlist lintian issue ( try running with -iIE --pedantic )
> I: mosquitto source: duplicate-long-description libmosquitto0 libmosquitto0-dev
> N: The listed binary packages all share the same extended description. Some
> N: additional information in the extended description explaining what is in
> N: each package and how it differs from the other packages is useful,
> N: particularly for users who aren't familiar with Debian's package naming
> N: conventions.
> N: Severity: wishlist, Certainty: certain
> I: mosquitto source: duplicate-long-description libmosquittopp0
> I'm not sure about the binary packages:
> I don't know if you can have underscores. Might want to change those
> to dashes. Might want to add DEP3 headers to the patches and change
> the Copyright to DEP5 while you're in there as well.
> I just tried to do a build and it FTBFS because of the package names.
> Turns out I was right on my guess.
> Needs some love :)
> All programmers are playwrights, and all computers are lousy actors.
> #define sizeof(x) rand()
Sorry, forgot to attach logs, to help you with debugging. Excuse the spam :)
dpkg-shlibdeps: warning: dependency on libgcc_s.so.1 could be avoided
if "debian/libmosquittopp0/usr/lib/libmosquittopp.so.0" were not
uselessly linked against it (they use none of its symbols).
dpkg-gencontrol: error: Illegal package name `mosquitto_pub'
dh_gencontrol: dpkg-gencontrol -pmosquitto_pub -ldebian/changelog
-Tdebian/mosquitto_pub.substvars -Pdebian/mosquitto_pub returned exit
make: *** [binary] Error 9
dpkg-buildpackage: error: fakeroot debian/rules binary gave error exit status 2
E: Failed autobuilding of package
I: unmounting /var/cache/pbuilder/ccache filesystem
I: unmounting dev/pts filesystem
I: unmounting proc filesystem
I: cleaning the build env
I: removing directory /var/cache/pbuilder/build//5552 and its subdirectories
All programmers are playwrights, and all computers are lousy actors.
#define sizeof(x) rand()