Meet debian packaging standards

Bug #1163550 reported by upkpk on 2013-04-02
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Bug Description

Hi, I have filed a request for packaging in the official debian archive for udev-notify.
The deb package works on Debian, but does not meet the debian (and Ubuntu) packaging standards yet.
Would you please fix the package so that it could be included in Debian (and probably Ubuntu later) mirrors?

* Neither copyright nor changelog file
* Mixed up section and archive (maybe an Ubuntu thing)
* No source package at all. Binary package is built by a script
  tools/ plus Makefile
* Embedded code copy of pyudev instead of depending on python-pyudev
* /usr/bin/udev-notify necessarily starts a bash process (should
  either use /bin/sh instead of /bin/bash and exec or it should be
  replaced by be a symlink to /usr/share/udev-notify/
* Missing dependency (either "Depends" or at least "Recommends") on a
  notification-daemon. (I don't expect it to work without as it's
  stated on the website that a notification-daemon is needed.)

Changed in debian:
status: Unknown → New
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