[Pkg-emacsen-addons] Bug#829096: Bug#829096: dh-make-elpa: fails to determine that it was not ran from git repository

Lev Lamberov dogsleg at debian.org
Mon Jul 4 05:04:50 UTC 2016

Hi Sean,

04.07.2016 06:59, Sean Whitton пишет:
> You know that smex is already packaged for Debian, right?

Yes, I've just tried smex to test dh-make-elpa.

> The two errors that you report are actually unrelated.  However, both of
> them are harmless

... and that's why I chose severity of #829096 as minor.

> dh-make-elpa is just failing to generate some files
> because it doesn't have enough information.  I've changed it to fail
> silently -- thanks.

And another option would be not fail silently (and not fail with
ordinary error message), but rather report a kind of warning or some
message that some particular information cannot be extracted. In this
case it will not scare users of dh-make-elpa and will inform them about

Lev Lamberov

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