[Piuparts-devel] Bug#700849: add more advanced usage tips to README

Holger Levsen holger at layer-acht.org
Mon Feb 18 11:08:14 UTC 2013

package: piuparts
severity: wishlist
x-debbugs-cc: ivo.dedecker at ugent.be, piuparts-devel at lists.alioth.debian.org

Hi Ivo,

On Samstag, 26. Januar 2013, Ivo De Decker wrote:
> Well, it would be nice to have some documentation to easily reproduce all
> the tests you are running on the archive, even with packages that aren't
> uploaded yet. This involves setting up a private repo and some wrapper
> scripts. I don't know if such docs exist somewhere? I would be willing to
> help with that.
> Obviously, it would be a great help with that to have all your scripts,
> even those that aren't in git (yet).
> Currently, it's quite hard for random developers to do the piuparts tests
> themselves, especially before upload. If they would just have to run some
> script on their binaries (and wait quite some time for all the tests), that
> would be one less excuse for not being piuparts-clean :)

seems we should enhance the README with some more advanced usage tipps. The 
manpage describes the needed options, but I agree an example in the README 
would rock.


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