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tap2deb: create Debian packages which wrap .tap files


tap2deb - create Debian packages which wrap .tap files


tap2deb [options]


Create a ready to upload Debian package in ".build"
-u, --unsigned
do not sign the Debian package
-t, --tapfile <tapfile>
Build the application around the given .tap (default twistd.tap)
-y, --type <type>
The configuration has the given type . Allowable types are tap, source, xml and python. The first three types are mktap output formats, while the last one is a manual building of application (see twistd(1), the -y option).
-p, --protocol <protocol>
The name of the protocol this will be used to serve. This is intended as a part of the description. Default is the name of the tapfile, minus any extensions.
-d, --debfile <debfile>
The name of the debian package. Default is 'twisted-'+protocol.
-V, --set-version <version>
The version of the Debian package. The default is 1.0
-e, --description <description>
The one-line description. Default is uninteresting.
-l, --long_description <long_description>
A multi-line description. Default is explanation about this being an automatic package created from tap2deb.
-m, --maintainer <maintainer>
The maintainer, as "Name Lastname <email address>". This will go in the meta-files, as well as be used as the id to sign the package.
Output version information and exit.


Written by Moshe Zadka, based on twistd's help messages


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