[pkg-php-pear] RFS: php-text-wiki, php-net-checkip, php-xml-rpc

Mathieu Parent math.parent at gmail.com
Tue Jul 9 07:41:35 UTC 2013

2013/7/9 David Prévot <taffit at debian.org>:
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> Hi Prach, Mathieu (in explicit copy to ensure you don’t miss the last
> thoughts),
> Le 08/07/2013 11:17, Prach Pongpanich a écrit :
>> Could you please review and sponsor them?
>> [3] http://anonscm.debian.org/gitweb/?p=pkg-php/php-xml-rpc.git
> Starting with this last one:
> d/copyright:
>  - order is again bogus;
>  - Source should better match the watch URL than copy the Homepage one.
> d/control:
>  - Depends, Recommends and Breaks should follow
>    /usr/share/doc/pkg-php-tools/README.PEAR;
>  - Description ends with an empty line, ${phppear:summary} and
>    ${phppear:description} should be used instead anyway, as per the
>    previous doc, it may also be too short according to Lintian.
> Side note: I was under the assumption that the package.xml file(s)
> installed by pkg-php-tools in /usr/share/doc/ would be the one(s)
> actually edited in the override_dh_auto_configure target. I happen to be
> wrong, is that something that should be fixed?

Yes, but having the original package-dot-xml can add some more info
also (I don't have a strong position on this).

> Why are these files
> relevant in /usr/share/doc/ anyway (the relevant information being
> actually duplicated in changelog.gz, copyright, the package files list…)?

I don"t have any strong idea of what to do. Go and commit the solution
you found.

Side note: I'm currently rewriting phppkginfo in a more readable
manner (using classes and namespaces), as it has become a complete


Mathieu Parent

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