RFS: ffado (new package)

Free Ekanayaka freee at debian.org
Sun Apr 19 17:40:58 UTC 2009

Hi Adrian,

|--==> On Sun, 19 Apr 2009 19:33:02 +0200, adi at drcomp.erfurt.thur.de (Adrian Knoth) said:

  >>1) I noticed an external/ tree in the source, which seems to ship some
  >>third-party libraries. You should mention this in the debian/copyright
  >>file, adding copyright notice for each external component.

  AK> Ok, dbus is LGPL, libconfig is GPL. I'll address this issue in the
  AK> master branch.

Cool, please don't forget to add the copyright holders as well.

  >>2) The source package contains the .svn directories of your svn
  >>checkout. I recommend using svn export or removing the .svn
  >>directories before generating the original tarball.

  AK> I've removed them. Original idea was to keep track via "svn update",
  AK> though it's not that hard with git-import-orig.


  >>3) There's no upstream branch in the git repository, this makes it

  AK> Huu, I thought there was one:

  AK>  http://git.debian.org/?p=pkg-multimedia/ffado.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/upstream

  AK> Anyway, I guess it's now fixed since the re-import via git-import-orig.

Oh, it might have been me then.

  AK> There are also some lintian warnings (ffado was my first package, and I
  AK> never checked since pushing it). I suggest I'll fix them before upload
  AK> and ping you once I have the package in a clean state.



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