REVU: Automated Package Checks

Siegfried Gevatter (RainCT) rainct at
Fri Jan 23 20:44:46 GMT 2009

2009/1/23 Loïc Martin <loic.martin3 at>:
> I don't know either ;) but REVU could check debian/rules and see if
> manpages are installed, check the different ways they get installed
> (depending on the tool used to build the package). The uploader can
> comment if REVU doesn't spot them, but I'm not sure there's so many
> different ways to install man pages.

The problem is not only knowing if uploads are being installed (which
is not that easy, as they can be installed by upstream's autotools, a
custom install script or whatever), but if there's actually some
manpage required and for which binaries.

Siegfried-Angel Gevatter Pujals (RainCT)
Ubuntu Developer. Debian Contributor.

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