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Re: Requesting for more info regarding rejection.


Thank you for the clarification.

Here is my project link. I will try to fix the email and name fields of
maintainer and changed-by fields. As for changelog, I packaged my code to
.deb using fpm . So I might not be in sync with what ur telling about dh
and stuff.

Here's my project link :


I have also written the entire procedure of how I built the package and
manpage in build_notes.md.

On Fri 16 Nov, 2018, 2:22 AM Colin Watson <cjwatson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:

> On Fri, Nov 16, 2018 at 12:22:55AM +0530, Natesh Bhat wrote:
> > The launchpad ppa is getting rejected because of "@" symbol  not being
> > found. Please direct me to right fixes and posts related to them.
> It's always helpful to include the exact text of the rejection message
> you received.  I dug through our logs and found this:
>   Natesh M Bhat: no @ found in email address part.
> This means that somewhere you've put just your name in a place that's
> supposed to have both your name and your email address, probably either
> in the Maintainer field in debian/control or in the first line starting
> with " -- " in debian/changelog.  See these references for what these
> are supposed to look like:
> https://www.debian.org/doc/debian-policy/ch-controlfields.html#maintainer
> https://www.debian.org/doc/debian-policy/ch-source.html#debian-changelog-debian-changelog
> In other words, this error is saying that instead of
> "Natesh M Bhat <nateshmbhat1@xxxxxxxxx>" you've written just
> "Natesh M Bhat".
> For example, when I package something, the Maintainer line in my
> debian/control file might look like this:
>   Maintainer: Colin Watson <cjwatson@xxxxxxxxxx>
> ... and the end of each entry in debian/changelog might look like this
> (though I generally use the "dch" program in the devscripts package to
> deal with that, rather than adding it manually):
>    -- Colin Watson <cjwatson@xxxxxxxxxx>  Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:01:42 +0000
> --
> Colin Watson                                    [cjwatson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]

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