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cvs-debc - view contents of a cvs-buildpackage/cvs-debuild generated package
is run from the CVS working directory after
. It uses the
system to locate the .changes
generated in that run. It then displays information about the .deb
files which were generated in that run, by running dpkg-deb -I
and dpkg-deb -c
on every .deb
archive listed in
file, assuming that all of the .deb
live in the same directory as the .changes
file. It is
useful for ensuring that the expected files have ended up in the
If a list of packages is given on the command line, then only those
debs with names in this list of packages will be processed.
Note that unlike cvs-buildpackage, the only way to specify the
source package name is with the -P option; you cannot simply
have it as the last command-line parameter.
All current cvs-buildpackage
options are silently accepted;
however, only the ones listed below have any effect. For more details
on all of them, see the cvs-buildpackage
- -adebian-architecture, -tGNU-system-type
See dpkg-architecture(1) for a description of these options.
They affect the search for the .changes file. They are provided
to mimic the behaviour of dpkg-buildpackage when determining the
name of the .changes file.
The name of the CVS module.
The name of the package.
The version number of the package.
The CVS tag to use for exporting sources.
- -Rroot directory
Root of the original sources archive.
- -Wwork directory
The full path name for the cvs-buildpackage working directory.
This option provides the CVS default module prefix.
- --help, --version
Show help message and version information respectively.
was written by Manoj Srivastava, and the
current version of debi
was written by Julian Gilbey
>. They have been combined into this program by
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