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dad - update Debian package automatically


dad [-h ] [--help] <command> [<args>]


Debian's Automated Developer for updating packages automatically


Set up workspace for updating the source package in an identically named directory. If no source package name is given the current directory name is used as the source package name. The workspace includes the Git packaging repository, the "tarball" and "build-area" directories and other meta-data.
Update source package with latest upstream release refreshing patches.
Update symbols file(s) using latest Debian buildd logs.


Written by Balint Reczey


Copyright © 2017 Balint Reczey

License AGPLv3+: GNU Affero GPL version 3 or later <>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

January 2021 Debian's Automated Developer 1+nmu1