svn-buildpackage is a tool which helps in maintainance of packages with Subversion.
Group maintainance HowTo
store the upstream tarball location in the SVN property svn-bp:origUrl (thins will allow a workflow like the one described in Games/Development/BuildProcess)
- create debian/svn-deblayout files for all the packages in SVN and store all the URL fields:
- tagsUrl (use URI for authenticated users)
- store relative paths in the debian/svn-deblayout file:
origDir=.. trunkDir=. buildArea=../build-area
Just tag, no dependency checks
svn-buildpackage --svn-tag-only -d
Obtaining the unpacked source package without building
svn-buildpackage -d --svn-builder echo
svn-buildpackage is currently maintained as part of the collab-maint repository. To join the development team, check it out, join the channel #debian-svn-bp on OFTC, subscribe to PTS on [http://packages.qa.debian.org/s/svn-buildpackage.html].