Bug#689501: RFS: python-xcaplib/1.0.17-1
(I don't intend to sponsor this package.)
* Daniel Pocock <email@example.com>, 2012-10-03, 12:23:
I: python-xcaplib source: debian-watch-file-is-missing
P: python-xcaplib: no-upstream-changelog
W: python-xcaplib: binary-without-manpage usr/bin/xcapclient
Furthermore, lintian4python emits:
i: python-xcaplib source: debian-pycompat-is-obsolete
e: python-xcaplib: pyflakes-undefined-name usr/share/pyshared/xcaplib/xcapclient.py:28: requirements
(+ some some pyflakes-* false-positives.)
I'd use "debhelper (>= 8)" instead of "debhelper (>= 8.0.0)".
The versioned build-dependency on python is insufficient; as per
dh_python2 manpage it should be at least >= 2.6.6-3~. Also, it should be
s/python/python-all/, because otherwise you could run into bug #683557.
Current standards versions is 3.9.4.
We are phasing out DM-Upload-Allowed:
Please remove the field from debian/control.
The long description explains what is XCAP, and that the package
includes an XCAP client… It just fails to say what this package is
about. Please see Developer's Reference §6.2.3, which contains some
hints on how to write good package description. You may also want to
have it reviewed by firstname.lastname@example.org.
The copyright file is not policy-compliant. Please see:
Is there a reason you don't use dh_install to install the bash
Out of curiosity, why do you remove dist and MANIFEST in the clean
Upstream seems to provide a test suite. Please run it at build time.
Upstream provides some examples. It might be worth including them in the