Debian Bug report logs - #733563
ITP: entr -- Run arbitrary commands when files change

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Package: wnpp; Maintainer for wnpp is;

Reported by: Yuri D'Elia <>

Date: Sun, 29 Dec 2013 22:57:01 UTC

Owned by: "Yuri D'Elia" <>

Severity: wishlist

Fixed in version entr/2.5-1

Done: Yuri D'Elia <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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From: Yuri D'Elia <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: ITP: entr -- Run arbitrary commands when files change
Date: Sun, 29 Dec 2013 23:53:43 +0100
Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: "Yuri D'Elia" <>

* Package name    : entr
  Version         : 2.5
  Upstream Author : Eric Radman <>
* URL             :
* License         : ISC, BSD-3-Clause, BSD-2-Clause
  Programming Lang: C
  Description     : Run arbitrary commands when files change

The Event Notify Test Runner (entr) runs arbitrary commands when
files change. Changes are detected through the kqueue/inotify
kernel interface.
For Debian:

entr is a nice, portable (runs both on BSD an Linux),
zero-configuration alternative to iwatch, inotify-tools or

entr is a simple single-binary package, is properly documented and
includes a small test suite.

The package is already available:

Upstream is very responsive.

Added blocking bug(s) of 733563: 733767 Request was from Bart Martens <> to (Wed, 01 Jan 2014 04:27:08 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Yuri D'Elia <>
Subject: Bug#733563: fixed in entr 2.5-1
Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:00:06 +0000
Source: entr
Source-Version: 2.5-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
entr, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive.

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Yuri D'Elia <> (supplier of updated entr package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Tue, 31 Dec 2013 18:23:31 +0100
Source: entr
Binary: entr
Architecture: source amd64
Version: 2.5-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Yuri D'Elia <>
Changed-By: Yuri D'Elia <>
 entr       - Run arbitrary commands when files change
Closes: 733563
 entr (2.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
   * Initial release (Closes: #733563)
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 d07a9f2bb3dc7225bfc042d2df924cd5fee9987a 16245 entr_2.5.orig.tar.gz
 b3c1f8ec9d8bcb624433d7dd692846b93e944ecc 2507 entr_2.5-1.debian.tar.gz
 b33af615772115552ae618812dc15c8e0af66c63 10488 entr_2.5-1_amd64.deb
 9c76fc3f14ab32f0a53e0ba468efc90c20d789966d27b18842d948d4a2a5844a 1118 entr_2.5-1.dsc
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 3f30cbd40089403f4019e87bd1f1082f01c4d02c91fc2950c32fed9266baa1bc 10488 entr_2.5-1_amd64.deb
 0e486858d0903ab63e60044c1b4843af 1118 misc optional entr_2.5-1.dsc
 ed53de994741eba22e28222669806f51 16245 misc optional entr_2.5.orig.tar.gz
 b49c52f204da4e0b95862a7fd55aef29 2507 misc optional entr_2.5-1.debian.tar.gz
 005cf4a0177a681111472b70727038b6 10488 misc optional entr_2.5-1_amd64.deb

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