Bug#439328: dh-make-perl: Stricter checks for debian/copyright

Gunnar Wolf gwolf at gwolf.org
Fri Aug 24 16:05:28 UTC 2007

tags 439328 + pending

> Hi there,
> I am sending this bug report on behalf of Ganneff :)
> The problem is that some packages were uploaded that missed upstream
> URL, author and/or copyright information.
> dh-make-perl should either bail out, or display BIG FAT warning when
> this info cannot be reliably extracted.
> I am not sure what to do more so that maintainer checks debian/copyright
> more.
> The goal is to lessen the rejection rate for dh-make-perl-made packages
> :)

Committed to Subversion.

Damyan, I'm in a hurry so no further checks are made (only that it
works) -I assume you have not yet uploaded 0.29, right? If you have,
please move my changelog entry to 0.30.

Greetings, off to Vienna!

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