On Sun, Aug 6, 2017 at 2:20 AM, Mattia Rizzolo <mat...@debian.org> wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 05, 2017 at 03:16:14PM -0700, Olzhas Rakhimov wrote:
> > Probably, I have to learn how to do uploads to experimental.
> it's just about using "experimental" instead of "unstable" in the
> changelog :)
> > > * all of this said, why was the manpage removed from the upstream side?
> > >
> > The upstream switched to help2man to generate manpages from help prompts
> > automatically.
> ok, then can't it be generated at build time=
> It becomes a problem with multi-arch builds (executable with '--help'
Indeed, help2man is a bit of work packagers, but it helps the upstream with
keeping only single source of truth
I couldn't find an alternative easier way.
> > Thanks for the review. There’s definitely a lot nitty-gritty stuff to
> > learn for me.
> heh, worry not!
> So, about your new changes:
> * "dh_install --(fail|list)-missing" are deprecated, as the manpage
I probably have an older version of dh_install.
Is there alternative check for missing files?
> * last night a new debian-policy came out. The website has yet to be
> updated, but in debian-devel-announce (which I expect you to be
> subscribed) you can find the relevant announcement with the changes.
> Please update your package as well for it.
I looked through the changes but didn't see anything relevant to my
I'll bump the version.