Lintian Fixes - rssguard

Ready changes

Merge these changes:

git pull lintian-fixes/main



diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index 07d00a1..f5b7e23 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -1,3 +1,12 @@
+rssguard (3.8.4+dfsg-2) UNRELEASED; urgency=medium
+  * Trim trailing whitespace.
+  * Use secure copyright file specification URI.
+  * Set upstream metadata fields: Bug-Database, Bug-Submit, Repository,
+    Repository-Browse.
+ -- Debian Janitor <>  Sun, 14 Feb 2021 11:23:41 -0000
 rssguard (3.8.4+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=medium
   * New upstream release.
diff --git a/debian/control b/debian/control
index 7536aac..49c03b9 100644
--- a/debian/control
+++ b/debian/control
@@ -17,7 +17,7 @@ Architecture: any
 Depends: ${misc:Depends},
-Description: simple, light and easy-to-use RSS/ATOM feed aggregator 
+Description: simple, light and easy-to-use RSS/ATOM feed aggregator
  RSS Guard is simple, light and easy-to-use RSS/ATOM feed aggregator
  developed using Qt framework which supports online feed synchronization
  with these services:
diff --git a/debian/copyright b/debian/copyright
index 33233fb..f608cb4 100644
--- a/debian/copyright
+++ b/debian/copyright
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
 Upstream-Name: RSS Guard
 Upstream-Contact: Martin Rotter <>
diff --git a/debian/rules b/debian/rules
index 43d932d..17edddb 100755
--- a/debian/rules
+++ b/debian/rules
@@ -11,4 +11,3 @@ override_dh_auto_configure:
 	mkdir -p debian/rssguard$(PRIVATE_LIB_DIR)
 	mv debian/rssguard/usr/lib/ debian/rssguard$(PRIVATE_LIB_DIR)
diff --git a/debian/upstream/metadata b/debian/upstream/metadata
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..339287d
--- /dev/null
+++ b/debian/upstream/metadata
@@ -0,0 +1,5 @@


[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/9d/95c99e334f3bbe5cc8f60fec8d17ca12be4d9b.debug

Files in first set of .debs but not in second

-rw-r--r--  root/root   /usr/lib/debug/.build-id/66/c52e06a319ae6465958c416935b5c394ef172a.debug

No differences were encountered between the control files of package rssguard

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

  • Build-Ids: 66c52e06a319ae6465958c416935b5c394ef172a 6e02d4e0a7e68d77b75744dad3e34f45a4bb6bc8 9d95c99e334f3bbe5cc8f60fec8d17ca12be4d9b

Run locally

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

debcheckout rssguard
cd rssguard

More details

Full run details