[PATCH] Fix lintian-reported errors
Holger Hans Peter Freyther
holger at freyther.de
Wed Mar 25 23:44:23 UTC 2015
On Wed, Mar 25, 2015 at 06:06:01PM +0100, Max wrote:
> -Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 9), autotools-dev, autoconf, automake, libtool, dh-autoreconf, libdpkg-perl, git, doxygen, libpcsclite-dev, pkg-config
> +Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 9), autotools-dev, autoconf, automake, libtool, dh-autoreconf, libdpkg-perl, git, doxygen, libpcsclite-dev, pkg-config, quilt
> Description: Open Source MObile COMmunications CORE library
> + Metapackage for Open Source MObile COMmunications CORE library.
Well, this description is not up to standard of Debian. So
we simply fix a warning for the sake of fixing the warning.
Is this really an improvement?
> +Upstream Authors:
> GNU General Public License, Version 2 or later
> + see "/usr/share/common-licenses/GPL-2"
> The Debian packaging is:
> Copyright (C) 2010 Harald Welte <laforge at gnumonks.org>
> -# Please chose a license for your packaging work. If the program you package
> -# uses a mainstream license, using the same license is the safest choice.
> -# Please avoid to pick license terms that are more restrictive than the
> -# packaged work, as it may make Debian's contributions unacceptable upstream.
> -# If you just want it to be GPL version 3, leave the following lines in.
> -and is licensed under the GPL version 3,
> -see "/usr/share/common-licenses/GPL-3".
> -# Please also look if there are files or directories which have a
> -# different copyright/license attached and list them here.
The copyright file is not up to standards with debian. We silent
the warning without doing the work needed for a debian package. Can
we do it properly?
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