debian-policy source package in Ubuntu


debian-policy ( unstable; urgency=medium

  [ Sean Whitton ]
  * Policy: Drop get-orig-source rules target
    Wording: Helmut Grohne <email address hidden>
    Seconded: Holger Levsen <email address hidden>
    Seconded: Niels Thykier <email address hidden>
    Closes: #515856
  * Policy: Update required permissions for /usr/local
    Wording: Santiago Vila <email address hidden>
    Seconded: Don Armstrong <email address hidden>
    Seconded: Ian Jackson <email address hidden>
    Seconded: Russ Allbery <email address hidden>
    Closes: #299007
  * Policy: Document debian/missing-sources
    Wording: Sean Whitton <email address hidden>
    Seconded: Holger Levsen <email address hidden>
    Seconded: Gunnar Wolf <email address hidden>
    Closes: #742364
  * Policy: Uniqueness of version numbers
    Wording: Sean Whitton <email address hidden>
    Seconded: Simon McVittie <email address hidden>
    Seconded: Holger Levsen <email address hidden>
    Closes: #881431
  * Update recommendations dh_systemd_* -> dh_installsystemd (Closes: #889167).
    Thanks Chris Lamb for the report.
  * Fix some typos (Closes: #886890).
    Thanks Sebastian Rasmussen for the patch.
  * Fix some errors in shell script snippets caused by the rST conversion
    script (Closes: #888437).
    Thanks Yao Wei for the patch.
  * Fix version of init-system-helpers required for `defaults-disabled`
    option from 1.5.0 to 1.50.
    Thanks to GengYu Rao for noting this on the debian-policy list.
  * Fix indentation of description of the clean target (Closes: #889960).
    Thanks Ferenc W√°gner for the report.

  [ Jonathan Nieder ]
  * Use default-mta instead of exim in dependency example (Closes: #892142).
    Thanks to Paul Wise for the report.

 -- Sean Whitton <email address hidden>  Thu, 05 Apr 2018 09:08:16 -0700

Upload details

Uploaded by:
Debian Policy List
Uploaded to:
Original maintainer:
Debian Policy List
Medium Urgency

See full publishing history Publishing

Series Pocket Published Component Section


Bionic: [FULLYBUILT] amd64


File Size SHA-256 Checksum
debian-policy_4.1.4.0.dsc 2.0 KiB 53b8f08ffbf1689ab2e97bb3b1586df0a4d4d8a480b9c4ba1de798b7257bf8fe
debian-policy_4.1.4.0.tar.xz 661.2 KiB 023608b73abeb2d75c9dc64ce58761b5da30a7017f6db5f01a573f33e2e3a7c3

Available diffs

No changes file available.

Binary packages built by this source

debian-policy: Debian Policy Manual and related documents

 This package contains:
    - Debian Policy Manual
    - Filesystem Hierarchy Standard (FHS)
    - Debian Menu sub-policy
    - Debian Perl sub-policy
    - Debian configuration management specification
    - Machine-readable debian/copyright specification
    - Autopkgtest - automatic as-installed package testing
    - Authoritative list of virtual package names
    - Policy checklist for upgrading your packages
 It also replaces the old Packaging Manual; most of the still-relevant
 content is now included as appendices to the Policy Manual.