requestbackport(1) File a backport request bug


requestbackport [options] package


Determine the intermediate releases that package needs to be backported to, list all reverse-dependencies, and file the backporting request. requestbackport will include a testing checklist in the bug.


-d DEST, --destination=DEST
Backport to DEST release and necessary intermediate releases. Default: current stable release.
-s SOURCE, --source=SOURCE
Backport from SOURCE release. Default: current development release.
-l INSTANCE, --lpinstance=INSTANCE
Launchpad instance to connect to. Default: production.
Don't read config files or environment variables
-h, --help
Display a help message and exit.


requestbackport and this manpage were written by Stefano Rivera <[email protected]>.

Both are released under the terms of the ISC License.