how NOT to get package-contains-timestamped-gzip warnings ?
shirishag75 at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 21:47:57 UTC 2017
Disclosure time - I am not a coder.
I am helping an upstream project mars-sim  . The actual source-code
while atm remains at sourceforge.net  but hopefully will be
migrated sooner rather than later  . Now about a month back, just
to see what lintian says about the generated package, ran it on the
.deb package and got few warnings  .
During the back and forth , came to know that the .deb is generated
from a tool called jdeb  . Had a look-see and saw that Debian also
has the same tool  .
Now comes the crucial question, what should I tell them is the way
ahead ? Should the most recent release of jdeb in Debian be good
enough or some other way ?
Looking forward to know.
Shirish Agarwal शिरीष अग्रवाल
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