Bug#750576: ITP: debdry -- Semi-assisted automatic Debian packaging
Axel Beckert <email@example.com> writes:
> Enrico Zini wrote:
>> The idea of debdry is to regenerate the debian/ directory every time a
>> new version of the software is packaged, using the dh-make-equivalent
>> for the given package type.
> There are already packages in Debian which offer such functionality for
> a specific subset of packages and which I think may help debdry to reach
> its goal by not reinventing the part that's already there. :-)
Yes, that's exactly what debdry does. It uses dh-make-perl or the
equivalent for another upstream package type to do the actual packaging
file generation (and the applies its overrides).
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>