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Re: RFS: trng

On Sun, May 08, 2011 at 05:51:39PM +0200, Torquil Macdonald Sørensen wrote:
> On 08/05/11 17:09, Alessandro Ghedini wrote:
> >   - Why are you overriding dh_compress? According to Debian Policy,
> >     additional documentation should be compressed unless it's small. Let
> >     dh_compress decide wheter it is needed or not to compress it.
> >     (also, compressed pdf.gz files are supported by most pdf readers, hence
> >     there's no reason to not compress it)
> Ok, I'll allow dh_compress to gzip the pdf. But why does it only
> compress some of the example files?
> After removing the dh_compress for the examples/ directory, I get:
> $ ls /usr/share/doc/libtrng-doc/examples
> bernoulli_dist.cc          distributions.cc.gz  Makefile.gz
> pi_block_openmp.cc  pi_leap_mpi.cc           stl_container.cc
> correlated_normal_dist.cc  hello_world.cc       Makefile.in.gz
> pi_block_tbb.cc     pi_leap_openmp.cc        time.cc.gz
> discrete_dist.cc           Ising_model.cc.gz    pi_block_cuda.cu
> pi.cc       plausibility_test.cc.gz
> discrete_dist_c_style.cc   Makefile.am          pi_block_mpi.cc
> pi_leap_cuda.cu     sample_output.cc
> Some files have been compress, but most of them have not.
> This happened before, but also now after having removed the
> libtrng-doc.install and replaced it with the files libtrng-doc.docs
> and libtrng-doc.examples

>From dh_compress manpage: "By default, dh_compress compresses files that 
Debian policy mandates should be compressed [...] files in usr/share/doc 
that are larger than 4k in size [...]". No need to compress small files.


perl -E'$_=q;$/= @{[@_]};and s;\S+;<inidehG ordnasselA>;eg;say~~reverse'

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