PTS-SUBSCRIBE(1) General Commands Manual PTS-SUBSCRIBE(1)
pts-subscribe - time-limited subscription to the PTS
pts-subscribe [options] package
pts-unsubscribe [options] package
pts-subscribe sends a subscription request for package to the Package
Tracking System at email@example.com, and cancels the subscription 30
If called as pts-unsubscribe, send an unsubscription request for pack-
age to the Package Tracking System.
This utility is useful if a developer has made an NMU and wants to
track the package for a limited period of time.
--until time, -u time
When at(1) should cancel the subscription. time must be speci-
fied using at's syntax. Default is 'now + 30 days'. This
option will probably require quoting!
Don't cancel the subscription automatically. This can also be
specified as --until forever.
Display a help message and exit successfully.
Display version and copyright information and exit successfully.
If one of these is set (with preference give to DEBEMAIL), then
this will be used for the subscription address. If neither is
set, then the email will be sent without a specified subscrip-
tion address, and the email's From: line will be used to deter-
mine the sender's address. This will be determined by mail(1).
The two configuration files /etc/devscripts.conf and ~/.devscripts are
sourced in that order to set configuration variables. Command line
options can be used to override configuration file settings. Environ-
ment variable settings are ignored for this purpose. The currently
recognised variables are:
Setting this is equivalent to giving a --until option.
at(1), information about the Package Tracking System in the Developer's
Reference at https://www.debian.org/doc/developers-refer-
This program was written by Julian Gilbey <firstname.lastname@example.org> based on a
public domain prototype by Raphael Hertzog <email@example.com> and is
copyright under the GPL, version 2 or later.
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