groff
GNU troff text-formatting system

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general

source
groff (source, text)
version
1.22.3-9
maint
Colin Watson
std-ver
3.9.8
VCS
Git (browse)

versions ... ...pool

o-o-stable
save 1.20.1-10
oldstable
save 1.22.2-8
stable
save 1.22.3-9
testing
save 1.22.3-9
unstable
save 1.22.3-9
Ubuntu
1.22.3-9

binaries

todo

  • Lintian reports 18 warnings about this package. You should make the package lintian clean getting rid of them.
  • The package should be updated to follow the last version of Debian Policy (Standards-Version 4.0.0 instead of 3.9.8).
  • The BTS contains patches fixing 5 bugs, consider including or untagging them.
  • This package has "Build-Depends: dh-exec" while dh-exec needs a new maintainer, see RFA #851746.

problems

  • The package is severely out of date with respect to the Debian Policy. Latest version is 4.0.0 and your package only follows 3.9.8...
  • There were override disparities found in suite unstable:
    • groff-base: Override says text - standard, .deb says text - important
  • The package has a debian/watch file, but the last attempt to use it for checking for newer upstream versions failed with an error:

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bugs

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39
RC
0
I&N
23
M&W
16
F&P
0
Ubu
8