mtools 4.0.23-1 source package in Ubuntu


mtools (4.0.23-1) unstable; urgency=medium

  * Salvage package. (Closes: #916127)
    - Add debian/gbp.conf.
    - Add Vcs-{Git,Browser} headers.
  * New upstream release. (Closes: #912285)
    - Fix debian/watch by moving away from stale upstream download location.
  * debian/control:
    - Set "Multi-Arch: foreign" for mtools binary package. (Closes: #752452)
    - Drop "Replaces: mtools (<< 3.9.7)"; currently satisfied in oldoldstable.
    - Drop "Build-Depends" on autotools-dev.
    - Move to debhelper-compat virtual package.
    - Bump debhelper compatibility level to 12.
    - Bump Standards-Version to 4.3.0.
    - Replace "Priority: extra" with "optional".
    - Reflow long descriptions.
  * debian/rules:
    - Use dh_missing --fail-missing.
    - Run dh_auto_install in single-threaded mode due to upstream race
    - Tidy file.
  * Drop patches applied upstream:
    - 01-607426-support-zip-files-in-uz.patch.
    - 02-837044-initialize-direntry.patch.
    - 03-837044-corrupted-fat-entries-when-mcopy-copies-directory.patch.
  * Move to secure upstream URIs.
  * Install all upstream manpages.
  * Move to DEP-5 debian/copyright.
  * Add a simple autopkgtest.
  * Install .info file to mtools binary.
  * Correct grammatical errors in upstream documentation.
  * wrap-and-sort -sa.
  * Drop whitespace in debian/* files.

 -- Chris Lamb <email address hidden>  Sat, 05 Jan 2019 15:18:13 +0100

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Binary packages built by this source

floppyd: Daemon for remote access to floppy drives

 Floppyd is used as a server to grant access to the floppy drive to clients
 running on a remote machine, just as an X server grants access to the display
 to remote clients.

floppyd-dbgsym: debug symbols for floppyd
mtools: Tools for manipulating MSDOS files

 Mtools is a collection of utilities to access MS-DOS disks from Unix without
 mounting them. It supports Win'95 style long file names, OS/2 Xdf disks,
 ZIP/JAZ disks and 2m disks (store up to 1992kB on a high density 3 1/2 disk).
 Also included in this package are commands to eject and manipulate the
 write/password protection control of Zip disks.

mtools-dbgsym: debug symbols for mtools