Bug#930950: dh-python: Documentation unclear about requires.txt

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Bug#930950: dh-python: Documentation unclear about requires.txt

Salvo Tomaselli-3
Package: dh-python
Version: 3.20190308
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,
from conversations on IRC it appears that the requires.txt which gets parsed
must be located inside the egg. However the manpage does not mention this fact
leading to the assumption that the simple file in the source package is enough.

Can the documentation be edited to reflect this?


-- System Information:
Debian Release: 10.0
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.20.5 (SMP w/4 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=it_IT.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=it_IT.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8), LANGUAGE= (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages dh-python depends on:
ii  python3            3.7.3-1
ii  python3-distutils  3.7.3-1

dh-python recommends no packages.

Versions of packages dh-python suggests:
ii  dpkg-dev      1.19.7
ii  libdpkg-perl  1.19.7

-- no debconf information