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cvs-debrelease - upload 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 uploads the package using
(1), which in turn calls either dupload
. Note that the --dopts
option must be specified to
distinguish the cvs-debrelease
options from the dupload
options. Also, the devscripts
will be read, as described in the debrelease
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
(1) manpage. All
options (as listed below) are also accepted.
- --dupload, --dput
This specifies which uploader program to use; the default is
- -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.
- --no-conf, --noconf
Do not read any configuration files. This can only be used as the
first option given on the command-line.
- --help, --version
Show help message and version information respectively.
was written by Manoj Srivastava, and the
current version of debrelease
was written by Julian Gilbey
>. They have been combined into this program by
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