massfile - script for massfiling bugs against Ubuntu packages
massfile <path to instructions file> <path to list file>
massfile is a script for massfiling bugs against Ubuntu packages in
Launchpad. It requires an instructions file describing the contents of
the bug report and a list file which lists the packages which the bug
will be filed against.
Templates for both files can be found in /usr/share/doc/ubuntu-dev-
massfile.instructions - file designating the contents of the bug report
subject: [UNMETDEPS] $pack has unmet dependencies
A run of
LC_ALL=C apt-cache -i unmet | grep ^Package | cut -d' ' -f2 | grep
-v dbgsym | sort -u | xargs apt-cache showsrc | grep ^Directory |
sed 's/Package //g' | grep verse | cut -d'/' -f4
indicates that the source package $pack has binary packages that are
not installable (on AMD64) at the moment.
Please have a look and make sure it's installable again.
massfile.list - file designating the packages affected
Each package should be listed on a new line as follows:
massfile was written by Iain Lane <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Daniel
Hahler <email@example.com>. and Markus Korn <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
This manual page was written by Andrew Starr-Bochicchio
Both are released under the terms of the GNU General Public License,