|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 & LICENSE¶
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.