core unix command broken in latest updates

Marc Deslauriers marc.deslauriers at
Tue May 13 18:45:30 UTC 2014


On 14-05-13 01:04 PM, Dale Amon wrote:
> It just seems strange that something like this could slip 
> past in a set of updates to a package... but the dh
> command is not working after the last security update I
> did via dselect.
> $ dh
> dh: No compatibility level specified in debian/compat
> dh: This package will soon FTBFS; time to fix it!
> dh: cannot read debian/control: No such file or directory
> Someone, somewhere, should be taken out to the woodshed.

We haven't released any security updates for debhelper.

What exactly were you expecting as the result of the dh command?


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