dbp-markdeb(1) Mark the Debian version of the working directory in archive




dbp-markdeb is used to tell darcs-buildpackage that the version of a package represented in the current working directory is "official". The progam will find the Debian version from debian/changelog and record it as appropriate. No input is required and no arguments are required. dbp-markdeb will abort if it is run more than once for a single Debian version.


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.

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 2 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.

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darcs-buildpackage, its modules, documentation, executables, and all included files, except where noted, was written by John Goerzen <[email protected]> and copyright is held as stated in the COPYRIGHT section.

darcs-buildpackage may be downloaded from the Debian packaging system or at

darcs-buildpackage may also be downloaded using Darcs by running darcs get --partial http://darcs.complete.org/darcs-buildpackage.