Changes to the 'rumor' package
rosea.grammostola at gmail.com
Tue Aug 18 15:09:45 UTC 2009
On 7/25/09, Grammostola Rosea <rosea.grammostola at gmail.com> wrote:
> ryanakca at kubuntu.org wrote:
>> These patches are fixes made to the rumor package (not yet uploaded to
>> I've patched the texinfo document at the request of Rosea Grammostola so
>> the generated info document installs correctly, eliminating this error
>> installing the package:
>> No `START-INFO-DIR-ENTRY' and no `This file documents'.
>> install-info(/usr/share/info/rumor.info.gz): unable to determine
>> description for
>> `dir' entry - giving up
>> dpkg: error processing rumor (--configure):
>> subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status
>> Errors were encountered while processing:
>> This change depends on patches 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 09, 11 and the
>> I dropped the postinst/prerm scripts since according to lintian:
>> Tag: install-info-used-in-maintainer-script
>> Severity: normal
>> Certainty: possible
>> Info: This script apparently runs <tt>install-info</tt>. Updating the
>> <tt>/usr/share/info/dir</tt> file is now handled automatically by
>> triggers, so running <tt>install-info</tt> from maintainer scripts is no
>> longer necessary.
>> If debhelper generated the maintainer script fragment, rebuilding the
>> package with debhelper 7.2.17 or later will fix this problem.
>> This change depends on the patch 07.
>> I also changed the version from 1.0.3b1-1 to 1.0.3~beta1-1. This will
>> users to upgrade to version 1.0.3 when it is released since dpkg
>> version number 1.0.3~beta1-1 as smaller that 1.0.3-1 and interprets
>> number 1.0.3b1-1 as greater than 1.0.3-1.
>> This change depends on the patch 10.
>> The rest of the changes are pretty minor and probably self-explanatory.
>> 01, 08, 12, 13, 14). If you have any questions regarding my changes,
>> don't hesitate to ask. Also, please CC me in all discussions regarding
>> patches since I am not subscribed to the debian-multimedia mailing list.
>> Ryan "ryanakca" Kavanagh
> Thanks Ryan!
> Good job. You can join the team if you ask me ;)
> I hope rumor get uploaded as soon as possible.
Reinhard or Free,
Could you upload rumor to Debian? Thanks
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