Looking for sponsor or mentor for package crtmpserver

Andriy Beregovenko jet at jet.kiev.ua
Mon Mar 14 09:32:18 UTC 2011

On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 10:16:01AM +0100, Alessandro Ghedini wrote:
> Hello Andriy,
> On Mon, Mar 14, 2011 at 02:01:45AM +0200, Andriy Beregovenko wrote:
> > I'm looking for sponsor or mentor to my package crtmpserver.
> > Here is ITP:
> > http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=617641
> > and package on mentors.debian.net:
> > http://mentors.debian.net/cgi-bin/sponsor-pkglist?action=details;package=crtmpserver
> > In two words:
> > crmpserver is high performance streaming server. It support several
> > protocols family like: RTMP, RTSP/RTCP/RTP, MPEG-TS, plain flv publishing.
> > Also it is generic network platform, and creating custom protocols with it
> > is
> > really easy. In future plans are implement next protocols: gearman(already
> > exist but not too clean, so not included yet), memcached, possible redis.
> > Also there is some implementation of RTMFP protocol, but still not clean.
> > This allow use crtmpserver as universal network media streaming platform.
> > Licensed under GNU GPLv3.
> Here is a quick review of your package :)
> - debian/init.d should be named debian/[package].init (have a look at the 
>   dh_installinit manpage)
Ok, I fix this now :)
> - debian/copyright looks wrong. There are many files licensed BSD-3-clause
>   and zlib/libpng. You should include them in the copyright as well.
>   Also, you may want to convert d/copyright to use the DEP5 format [0]
>   (not strictly needed, but very appreciated)
I do not see any BSD-licensed files

> - Missing debian/watch file (I'm not sure if this can be fixed)
Right now watch file is not added cause original project do not have any
release and have every day commits. So, imo,  there is not any practical
reason to track version.

> - If you don't use the Vcs-* fields in debian/control you should remove
>   them (they are currently commented-out)
> - There are many lintian I, P and even E tags. Please fix them (and use
>   lintian -IE --pedantic to check your package). For example:
>     P: crtmpserver source: source-contains-svn-control-dir ...
>     E: crtmpserver: copyright-should-refer-to-common-license-file-for-gpl ..
>     E: crtmpserver: possible-gpl-code-linked-with-openssl ...
>     I: crtmpserver: copyright-with-old-dh-make-debian-copyright ...
>     I: crtmpserver: spelling-error-in-binary ...
>     [...]
I'm novice in debian policies and need some help as for
"possible-gpl-code-linked-with-openssl". Also what version of dh_make i must
to use ? Currently I use 0.58 (squeeze).

> Please also consider joining the Debian Multimedia Maintainers team to 
> (co-)maintain this and (when you'll feel comfortable) other 
> multimedia-related packages.
> In the team you'll find valuable mentors that'll guide and help you in
> the process of maintaining this and other (multimedia-related) packages.
> Have a look at the team's wiki [0], if you agree with our policies (e.g. 
> using git to co-maintain packages, using quilt for managing patches, etc...)
> you are very welcome. :)
> (if you accept let us know your account name on alioth.debian.org so that I 
> or someone else can add you to the pkg-multimedia project and setup a git 
> repository for your package)
Yes, I agree and want to join your team :)
My nick is jet-guest on alioth.

> Cheers
> [0] http://wiki.debian.org/DebianMultimedia/DevelopPackaging
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