[pkg-php-pear] Bug#712939: Bug#712939: Current advices make control messages ugly

Mathieu Parent math.parent at gmail.com
Fri Jun 21 11:20:17 UTC 2013

tag 712939 + wontfix confirmed
severity 712939 minor
block 712939 by 5210

2013/6/21 David Prévot <taffit at debian.org>:
> Package: pkg-php-tools
> Version: 1.7
> Severity: normal
> Hi,
> Thanks for this useful helper, and for the new phpcomposer trick.
> Following the /usr/share/doc/pkg-php-tools/README.* advices can lead to
> actually use the ${phpcomposer:description} or ${phppear:summary}
> variables, but they are not substituted on the changes file, leading to
> hardly readable informations being acknowledged by ftp-master, attached.

Yes, this is not fixable on the pkg-php-tools side (thus depending on
the corresponding wontfix bug on the dpkg side). And I still think
that using those two substvars is better (when the upstream
description is meaningfull enough) than diffing from upstream. But you
are free to not use them.

Mathieu Parent

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