[ubuntu-uk] Publishing to the software centre

Gareth France gareth.france at gmail.com
Thu Apr 24 13:41:00 UTC 2014

On 24/04/14 14:38, Alan James Jenkins wrote:
> Hey Gareth,
> Just looked up how to build a package without signing and supposedly this builds an unsigned source package:
> debuild -i -us -uc -S
> and this builds the binary:
> debuild -i -us -uc -b
> Give that a try =)
> On 24 Apr 2014, at 14:22, Gareth France <gareth.france at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Looks like some other errors in your debian/control file layout.
>>> https://www.debian.org/doc/debian-policy/ch-controlfields.html is the
>>> canonical (heu) documentation for what should be in there.
>>> Al.
>> Hooray! I've figured it out! I just had to juggle the order of the entries in control and separate the two paragraphs. However now I'm getting a gpg signing error. How can I do this without needing that?
>> Now signing changes and any dsc files...
>> signfile cliftontestsuite_0.1-1.dsc Gareth <gareth.france at cliftonts.co.uk>
>> gpg: directory `/home/gareth/.gnupg' created
>> gpg: new configuration file `/home/gareth/.gnupg/gpg.conf' created
>> gpg: WARNING: options in `/home/gareth/.gnupg/gpg.conf' are not yet active during this run
>> gpg: keyring `/home/gareth/.gnupg/secring.gpg' created
>> gpg: keyring `/home/gareth/.gnupg/pubring.gpg' created
>> gpg: skipped "Gareth <gareth.france at cliftonts.co.uk>": secret key not available
>> gpg: /tmp/debsign.inJng4qL/cliftontestsuite_0.1-1.dsc: clearsign failed: secret key not available
>> debsign: gpg error occurred!  Aborting....
>> debuild: fatal error at line 1283:
>> running debsign failed
>> -- 
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>> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UKTeam/
Now running lintian...
W: cliftontestsuite source: no-section-field-for-source
W: cliftontestsuite source: debhelper-compat-file-is-missing
W: cliftontestsuite source: 
package-uses-deprecated-debhelper-compat-version 1
E: cliftontestsuite source: package-uses-debhelper-but-lacks-build-depends
E: cliftontestsuite source: maintainer-address-missing Gareth France
W: cliftontestsuite source: no-debian-copyright
Finished running lintian.
gareth at gareth-OptiPlex-GX280:~/test/Clifton Test Suite v0.1$

Hallelujah! Thanks

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