Re: no matching hrefs for watch line - sf.net / sf.php broken?
On Sat, Aug 22, 2009 at 06:29:44AM +0200, Savvas Radevic wrote:
> I recently had this error:
> $ uscan --verbose --report
> -- Scanning for watchfiles in .
> -- Found watchfile in ./debian
> -- In debian/watch, processing watchfile line:
> uscan warning: In debian/watch,
> no matching hrefs for watch line
> -- Scan finished
> Unfortunately, the error printed in uscan is neither informative nor
> really verbose - I didn't know if the problem is sourceforge or the
> While searching the web for an answer, I found some informative websites:
> Moreover, I managed to find the actual way of checking the sf.php manually:
> Both output "No mirror could satisfy the request. Please report this
> message to firstname.lastname@example.org"
> Also, I accidentally found Bart Martens' sf.php and thought of giving it a try:
> And it works!
> It looks like sf.net redirection script is broken.
Your analysis is correct. Thanks for reporting this here and for trying my
> Any ideas?
Yes. One idea is to replace the broken sf.php by my sf.php. I have suggested
that in this message: http://lists.debian.org/debian-qa/2009/08/msg00065.html