dbp-importorig filename_or_dir package version
dbp-importorig imports the tar.gz file given by filename (or a directory, if filename is one) into the darcs-buildpackage archive. Since upstream tarballs do not contain the package and version information in a unified format, you must specify that on the command line as well.
It is an error to run dbp-importorig on a package when a newer version already exists in the archive. dbp-importorig detects this condition and will terminate without causing harm.
Gives the path to a tar.gz file to import.
Alternatively, gives the path to a directory to import without unpacking anything.
- Gives the Debian source package name corresponding to this upstream package.
- Gives the package version corresponding to this upstream package. This should not contain the Debian part (-1, -2, etc).
The following specific files are used by this application:
- Specifies the location of the canonical Debian and upstream repositories.
This application uses no environment variables directly, but other programs it calls may do so.
darcs-buildpackage, all associated scripts and programs, this manual, and all build scripts are Copyright (C) 2003 - 2005 John Goerzen.
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