Packaging Help

Daniel Holbach daniel.holbach at
Thu Sep 24 12:13:21 BST 2009

Am Mittwoch, den 23.09.2009, 11:56 -0400 schrieb Mathieu
> On Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 8:26 AM, Daniel Holbach
> <daniel.holbach at> wrote:
> >> Additionally, perhaps providing some quick way of uploading packages
> >> from a PPA to REVU, or simply making REVU use a source package's files
> >> from a PPA? I can see how someone might be packaging some shiny new
> >> program, pushing it to a PPA, and then being advised that it would be
> >> something useful to have included in the distribution.
> >
> > Sounds like a nice small project too.
> >
> Does this also warrant a wishlist bug? Or does anyone have
> other/better ideas on how to do this? I think it also ties in to the
> previous discusssion on keeping PPA lineages in packages that are
> uploaded to the archive, and thus deals with how people like their
> changelog entries in this case :)

I'm not sure how often this would be used / required, but you could file
a Wishlist bug on ubuntu-dev-tools - that sounds like a nice home for

Have a great day,

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