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Re: RFS: pmatch

On Sun, Jul 3, 2011 at 9:25 PM, Antonio Terceiro
<terceiro@softwarelivre.org> wrote:
> (I am not subcribed to -mentors)
> Hello Tomasz,
> Tomasz Muras escreveu isso aí:
>> Dear mentors,
>> I am looking for a sponsor for my package "pmatch".
>> * Package name    : pmatch
>>   Version         : 0.4.0-1
>>   Upstream Author : Tomasz Muras
>> * URL             : http://pmatch.rubyforge.org/
>> * License         : GPL v3
>>   Section         : utils
>> It builds these binary packages:
>> pmatch     - Duplicate finder and removal tool
>> The package appears to be lintian clean.
>> The upload would fix these bugs: 632450
>> I'm an upstream author of the package and DM - after review and few
>> uploads I plan to maintain the package myself. Packaging is fairly
>> simple - there is really only one ruby script that needs to be
>> packaged (plus accompanying files). My motivation for creating and
>> packaging this utility is lack of the functionality I required-  see
>> pmatch page and ITP bug for more details.
>> The package can be found on mentors.debian.net:
>> - URL: http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/p/pmatch
>> - Source repository: deb-src http://mentors.debian.net/debian unstable
>> main contrib non-free
>> - dget http://mentors.debian.net/debian/pool/main/p/pmatch/pmatch_0.4.0-1.dsc
>> I would be glad if someone uploaded this package for me.
> Would you be willing to maintain this packaging inside the Ruby team? If
> so, please request membership for the pkg-ruby-extras project on alioth.

I'm not interested in joining the Ruby team just yet - thanks.

> A few notes about your package:
> You should not depend or require rubygems. Everything you need is
> already in Debian.


> Your debian/docs is empty; you should probably remove it.


> The manpage you wrote is inside debian/, but since you are the upstream
> author you could probably distribute it for everyone else besides
> Debian.

Good point, moved.

Thank you very much for your review Antonio - much appreciated. I've
uploaded a new version of the package to the same location on mentors.

Tomasz Muras

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