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forward-patch - Forward a patch to CPAN's request tracker
forward-patch [option...] PATCH [DISTRIBUTION]
$ forward-patch some-patch.patch Some-Dist # explicitly set dist name
$ forward-patch some-patch.patch # make f-p read dist name from debian/control
If the distribution name is not set from the command-line forward-patch will also look at
the "Homepage" field in the "debian/control" file or the "Source" filed in
"debian/copyright" and extracts the name from there.
forward-patch will use by default the "DEBFULLNAME" and "DEBEMAIL" environment variables
to retrieve information about the ticket author. If not set, getpwuid and the "EMAIL"
environment variable will be used.
Instructs forward-patch to use the specified issue tracker.
Supported values for tracker-name are:
Uses GitHub API to submit the patch as an issue. Requires proper
"resources->repository" in META.
Submits the patch to <http://rt.cpan.org>.
The default is determined by the "resources.bugs" and "resources.repository" values in
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