Commit 502c1004 authored by Chris Lamb's avatar Chris Lamb 💬

Downgrade package-uses-vendor-specific-patch-series from "E:" to "W:" as they...

Downgrade package-uses-vendor-specific-patch-series from "E:" to "W:" as they are not RC bugs until the release of buster.
parent 36aa876e
......@@ -230,7 +230,7 @@ Info: Lintian found a spelling or capitalization error in the description
similar) are ignored by Lintian.
Tag: package-uses-vendor-specific-patch-series
Severity: important
Severity: normal
Certainty: certain
Info: The specified series file is a vendor-specific patch series file.
.
......@@ -239,6 +239,9 @@ Info: The specified series file is a vendor-specific patch series file.
However, since Debian source packages are usually treated as a pure
transport format this can cause confusion and frustration.
.
After Buster is released, the presence of a vendor-specific patch
series will be a violation of a MUST directive in Debian policy.
.
Please migrate away from such series files and consider alternatives
such differing source packages or modify the build process to behave
conditionally or to conditionally patch files explicitly.
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......@@ -9,6 +9,9 @@ lintian (2.5.115) UNRELEASED; urgency=medium
+ [CL] Drop the debian-rules-makemaker-prefix-is-deprecated tag as the
transition was completed in 2015. Thanks to Niko Tyni for the
update. (Closes: #914885)
* checks/patch-systems.desc:
+ [CL] Downgrade package-uses-vendor-specific-patch-series from "E:" to
"W:" as they are not RC bugs until the release of buster.
* t/*:
+ [CL] Apply a patch series from Felix Lechner to implement a universal
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E: patch-systems-quilt-general source: package-uses-vendor-specific-patch-series debian/patches/vendorname.series
E: patch-systems-quilt-general source: patch-modifying-debian-files some-file debian/some-file
E: patch-systems-quilt-general source: quilt-series-references-non-existent-patch ../../debian-patch
E: patch-systems-quilt-general source: quilt-series-references-non-existent-patch some-nonexistent-patch
W: patch-systems-quilt-general source: build-depends-on-obsolete-package build-depends: dpatch
W: patch-systems-quilt-general source: dpatch-build-dep-but-no-patch-list
W: patch-systems-quilt-general source: more-than-one-patch-system
W: patch-systems-quilt-general source: package-uses-vendor-specific-patch-series debian/patches/vendorname.series
W: patch-systems-quilt-general source: patch-file-present-but-not-mentioned-in-series file-not-referenced-in-series
W: patch-systems-quilt-general source: patch-file-present-but-not-mentioned-in-series subdir/file-not-referenced-in-series-2
W: patch-systems-quilt-general source: patch-system-but-direct-changes-in-diff README
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