ubuntu-packaging-guide - Ubuntu Packaging Guide - metapackage

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename ubuntu-packaging-guide_1.0.1_all.deb
Package name ubuntu-packaging-guide
Package version 1.0.1
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category metapackages
Homepage https://launchpad.net/ubuntu-packaging-guide
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-dev-team@alioth-lists.debian.net>
Download size 14.82 KB
Installed size 41.00 KB
The Ubuntu Packaging Guide is a set of articles that should help you to get
involved with packaging and development of Ubuntu. It's not meant to replace
other great documentation like the Debian New Maintainer's Guide or the
Debian policy, but serve as a starting point with easy and simple to
understand articles.
This is a metapackage, depending only on


Package Version Architecture Repository
ubuntu-packaging-guide_1.0.1_all.deb 1.0.1 all Debian Main
ubuntu-packaging-guide - - -


Name Value
ubuntu-packaging-guide-html -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package ubuntu-packaging-guide_1.0.1_all.deb
Source Package ubuntu-packaging-guide

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ubuntu-packaging-guide deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ubuntu-packaging-guide




2018-10-04 - Dmitry Shachnev <mitya57@debian.org>
ubuntu-packaging-guide (1.0.1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Jelmer Vernooij ]
* Use secure URI in Vcs control header.
[ Dmitry Shachnev ]
* Do not symlink _stemmer.js (closes: #910155).
* Symlink identical static files in html and singlehtml.
2018-08-30 - Dmitry Shachnev <mitya57@debian.org>
ubuntu-packaging-guide (1.0.0) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Simon Quigley ]
* Remove outdated Bazaar Ubuntu Distributed Development content and update
the packaging guide to meet modern packaging standards (LP: #1569561)
(LP: #1686100):
- Replace Harvest with Launchpad-native links (LP: #1697400).
- Advertise and mention development release (LP: #1006747).
- Make cycle-branching.{svg,png} clearer.
- lintian.ubuntuwire.org is down, remove that part (LP: #1686096).
- Merge fixing-a-bug and fixing-a-bug-example, it's simpler this way.
[ Dmitry Shachnev ]
* Temporary downgrade debhelper compatibility level to 9, to allow
building on Ubuntu 14.04.
* Build-depend on python3-stemmer to fix build with the latest Sphinx.
* Use HTTPS links in debian/copyright.
* Update Maintainer field to ubuntu-dev-team@alioth-lists.debian.org.
* Use pkg-info.mk instead of calling dpkg-parsechangelog in debian/rules.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.2.1, no changes needed.
* Remove trailing spaces from debian/changelog.
* Do not symlink non-English versions of searchtools.js.
2017-08-15 - Dmitry Shachnev <mitya57@debian.org>
ubuntu-packaging-guide (0.3.9) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build-depend on latexmk to fix build with Sphinx 1.6.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.0.0, no changes needed.
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 10.
2016-07-04 - Dmitry Shachnev <mitya57@debian.org>
ubuntu-packaging-guide (0.3.8) unstable; urgency=medium
* fixing-ftbfs: Remove outdated section about arm64 (LP: #1485311).
* auto-pkg-test: Update link to autopkgtest results (LP: #1489782).
* auto-pkg-test: Stop mentioning XS-Testsuite header, it no longer
needs to be added manually.
* Build-depend on texlive-generic-extra to fix FTBFS with Sphinx 1.4.
2015-06-17 - Dmitry Shachnev <mitya57@debian.org>
ubuntu-packaging-guide (0.3.7) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Dmitry Shachnev ]
* packaging-new-software: Add bzr-builddeb to the list of required
packages (LP: #1385567).
* Add myself to Uploaders.
* Fix BSD license in debian/copyright.
[ Walter Lapchynski ]
* fixing-a-bug-example: Fix bad grammar in section 5.7 (LP: #1432970).
[ Daniel Holbach ]
* add Ukrainian language.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.6, no changes required.
2014-10-05 - Andrew Starr-Bochicchio <asb@debian.org>
ubuntu-packaging-guide (0.3.6) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Andrew Starr-Bochicchio ]
* Upload to unstable.
[ Dmitry Shachnev ]
* Fix a typo and regenerate the .pot file (LP: #1309861).
* Use anonymous links where possible to make translation easier.
* Add more information about Lintian.
* Remove Python Packaging page in favour of a link from index page
to Debian wiki. Our guide is terribly outdated, while Debian’s one
is kept up-to-date.
[ Daniel Holbach ]
* Changed "phone and table" to "phone and tablet".
[ Martin Pitt ]
* auto-pkg-test: Improve rationale for compile/link/run test.
* auto-pkg-test: Drop lp:auto-package-testing, move to direct adt-run
invocation as we do in CI now.
* auto-pkg-test: Saucy → Utopic.
* auto-pkg-test: Update Debian status, http://ci.debian.net exists now.
[ Seth Johnson ]
* Add missing step to tutorial. "bzr dh-make" forgets to "bzr add
debian/source/format" (LP: #1313053)

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