[Acked] [kteam-tools][PATCH v2 0/7] git-build-kernel: source pkg features

Andy Whitcroft apw at canonical.com
Mon Aug 6 15:52:47 UTC 2018

On Thu, Aug 02, 2018 at 03:40:28PM -0700, Kamal Mostafa wrote:
> Fixes and features relating to construction of source packages via the
> 'git push remote commit-ish:source' method.
> New (optional) feature: "SOURCE_PACKAGE_CHROOT=series" can be specified in
> debian.env to force a particular chroot for source package contstruction.
> We could could this to override the default behavior (building the source
> package in a chroot matching the target series) if ever needed.
> New behavior: The source package _source.changes file is now built with
> the suitable 'dpkg-genchanges -vversion' relative to -updates as determined
> by rmadison.
> Fixed: The push :source method now works for arbitrary source package names,
> not just "linux".
> [PATCH v2] adds:
>   + no orig tarball for -meta (or -signed); otherwise, verify tarball exists
>   + special-case debuild -v handling for backport kernels with "~" versions
>   + sanitize debuild -v handling when building already-published src pkgs
>   + note in README: main kernel build repo can be used for -meta and -signed
>  -Kamal
> ----
> Kamal Mostafa (7):
>   git-build-kernel: extract the correct source package name
>   git-build-kernel: improve results summary for source packages
>   git-build-kernel: support SOURCE_PACKAGE_CHROOT=series via debian.env
>   git-build-kernel: debuild source packages with suitable -vversion
>   git-build-kernel: squelch output noise when there is no
>     debian/debian.env
>   git-build-kernel: special case no-orig-tarball src packages
>   git-build-kernel: add README notes about meta and signed
>  git-build-kernel/README           |  4 ++
>  git-build-kernel/git-build-kernel | 84 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++--------
>  2 files changed, 72 insertions(+), 16 deletions(-)

I have made some comments inline, but overall it seems like an
improvement even without those:

Acked-by: Andy Whitcroft <apw at canonical.com>


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