Lintian Fixes - mediawiki2latex

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diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index 5ea3bab..9b71d4e 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -1,3 +1,15 @@
+mediawiki2latex (7.43-3) UNRELEASED; urgency=medium
+  * Trim trailing whitespace.
+  * Use versioned copyright format URI.
+  * Use secure URI in Homepage field.
+  * Bump debhelper from old 11 to 12.
+  * Set debhelper-compat version in Build-Depends.
+  * Set upstream metadata fields: Archive, Repository.
+  * Update standards version to 4.5.0, no changes needed.
+ -- Debian Janitor <>  Tue, 13 Apr 2021 14:31:45 -0000
 mediawiki2latex (7.43-2) unstable; urgency=medium
   * Changed a dependency: ttf-unifont => fonts-unifont. Closes: #986850
diff --git a/debian/compat b/debian/compat
deleted file mode 100644
index 9d60796..0000000
--- a/debian/compat
+++ /dev/null
@@ -1 +0,0 @@
\ No newline at end of file
diff --git a/debian/control b/debian/control
index bab316e..3622df5 100644
--- a/debian/control
+++ b/debian/control
@@ -3,9 +3,10 @@ Maintainer: Dirk Huenniger <>
 Uploaders: Georges Khaznadar <>
 Section: misc
 Priority: optional
-Standards-Version: 4.3.0
-Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 11), ghc,
+Standards-Version: 4.5.0
+Build-Depends: debhelper-compat (= 12),
+ ghc,
@@ -38,16 +39,16 @@ Recommends: calibre, latex2rtf, libreoffice
 Description: Loads pages from MediaWiki and converts to LaTeX and PDF
  This project provides a simple way of turning a HTML page hosted on a
  server into a high quality PDF version as well an its LaTeX source
- file respectively.  
+ file respectively.
  Particular care has been to generate esthetically pleasing results
- for pages hosted on servers running MediaWiki. 
+ for pages hosted on servers running MediaWiki.
  This project provides a simple default mode which just requires the
  URL to the page and creates a PDF file, by processing the HTML
  generated by the (MediaWiki-) server. It also provides extended
  possibilities giving a fine grained control over the conversion
- process to users familiar with LaTeX and MediaWiki. 
+ process to users familiar with LaTeX and MediaWiki.
  Much effort was put into providing reasonable defaults for this way
  of processing for the needs of the English and German Wikibooks
diff --git a/debian/copyright b/debian/copyright
index 70f3c3a..a06078f 100644
--- a/debian/copyright
+++ b/debian/copyright
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
 Upstream-Name: mediawiki2latex
  Dirk Huenniger <dirk dot hunniger at googlemail dot com> with "mediawiki2latex" in the subject.
diff --git a/debian/upstream/metadata b/debian/upstream/metadata
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..d5ba899
--- /dev/null
+++ b/debian/upstream/metadata
@@ -0,0 +1,3 @@
+Archive: SourceForge
+Repository: git://


[The following lists of changes regard files as different if they have different names, permissions or owners.]

Files in second set of .debs but not in first

-rw-r--r--  root/root   /usr/lib/debug/.build-id/39/945a561158952e777a90bf4d1d67474d4bdbe6.debug

Files in first set of .debs but not in second

-rw-r--r--  root/root   /usr/lib/debug/.build-id/a2/249c016d50218b14a755414e2b4df6d96ffce4.debug

Control files of package mediawiki2latex: lines which differ (wdiff format)

  • Homepage:

Control files of package mediawiki2latex-dbgsym: lines which differ (wdiff format)

  • Build-Ids: a2249c016d50218b14a755414e2b4df6d96ffce4 39945a561158952e777a90bf4d1d67474d4bdbe6

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Run locally

Try this locally (using the lintian-brush package):

debcheckout mediawiki2latex
cd mediawiki2latex

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