[Pkg-ime-devel] Bug#750623: Bug#750623: Bug#750623: What is the hold-up of uploadin new package

Osamu Aoki osamu_aoki_home at nifty.com
Mon Jun 30 12:54:20 UTC 2014


On Sun, Jun 29, 2014 at 02:14:49PM -0400, Guo Yixuan wrote:
> The only problem for using uversionmangle is:
> I: librime source:
> debian-watch-file-should-dversionmangle-not-uversionmangle line 3
> N:
> N:    The version of this package contains dfsg, ds, or debian, but a
> N:    misleading upstream version mangling occurs in the debian/watch file.
> N:    Since the dfsg string is not part of the upstream version and its
> N:    addition is Debian-specific, the the debian/watch file should use the
> N:    dversionmangle option to remove, instead of adding in uversionmangle,
> N:    the dfsg before comparing version numbers.
> N:
> N:    Refer to http://wiki.debian.org/DEHS for details.
> N:
> N:    Severity: wishlist, Certainty: certain
> N:
> N:    Check: watch-file, Type: source
> But if we use dversionmangle instead of uversionmangle,
> then the renamed origin tarball has name "librime_1.1.orig.tar.gz",
>  which needs to be manually renamed to "librime_1.1+dfsg.orig.tar.gz".
> A related bug is here. [1]
> [1] https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=748465

Did you try the solution at the bottom?

Also, adding yourself to uploader, go ahead.  This means you will stay
with us and keep working on this :-)


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