[Build-common-hackers] Bug#200423: lintian: CDBS interaction - outdated autotools-dev files

Andrew Lau netsnipe@debianplanet.org
Wed, 9 Jul 2003 04:05:02 +1000

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On Tue, Jul 08, 2003 at 06:00:49AM -0400, Colin Walters wrote:
> I don't think lintian or linda should change; the lintian/linda warnings
> remind you to remind upstream to update those files, which they really
> should do.

Perhaps CDBS could provide a (non-default) option to autogenerate
Lintian and Linda overrides in this case? I'm only asking because I have
maintained packages where upstream is MIA.

Yours sincerely,
Andrew "Netsnipe" Lau

* Andrew "Netsnipe" Lau         Computer Science & Student Rep, UNSW *
*   # apt-get into it            Debian GNU/Linux Package Maintainer *
*    <netsnipe(+)debianplanet.org\0>   <alau(+)cse.unsw.edu.au\0>    *
* 1024D/2E8B68BD: 0B77 73D0 4F3B F286 63F1  9F4A 9B24 C07D 2E8B 68BD *

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