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Re: FW: [~amplidata/ubuntu/trustycal] boost-all_1.59.0-1_source.changes (Rejected)


On Wed, Oct 14, 2015 at 09:07:36PM +0000, Cyntia Rebecca Jayabalan wrote:
> I would like to know why my packages are being rejected by Launchpad. I get the below message.
> Thanks,
> Cyntia.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Launchpad PPA
> Sent: Wednesday, October 14, 2015 11:57 AM
> To: Cyntia Rebecca Jayabalan <CyntiaRebecca.Jayabalan@xxxxxxxx>
> Subject: [~amplidata/ubuntu/trustycal] boost-all_1.59.0-1_source.changes (Rejected)
> Rejected:
> Unable to find boost-all_1.59.0.orig.tar.bz2 in upload or distribution.
> Files specified in DSC are broken or missing, skipping package unpack verification.
> boost-all (1.59.0-1) trusty; urgency=medium
>   *

That probably means that you need to build the source package using
"debuild -S -sa" rather than the usual "debuild -S", to tell
dpkg-genchanges that it needs to include the .orig.tar.bz2 file in the

This is normally autodetected, but not if there's a previous changelog
entry starting with "1.59.0-", in which case the tools assume that the
(potentially large) .orig.tar.bz2 has already been uploaded to the
target archive and don't reupload it by default.


Colin Watson                                    [cjwatson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]