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dpt-gen-itp(1) Debian Perl packaging Tools dpt-gen-itp(1)


dpt-gen-itp -- generate ITP trivia


"dpt gen-itp > tmp && $EDITOR tmp && sendmail < tmp"


dpt gen-itp can help in constructing the Intent To Package bug report which is to be filed when one starts working on a package. The script itself doesn't send the mail, but prepares the boiler-plate so that you don't have to worry about the proper format or other trivia.

dpt gen-itp gets the information from debian/control and debian/copyright, so filling up these files with real data will help.


Copyright 2009, Ryan Niebur

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

2023-02-24 pkg-perl-tools 0.75