This is one of my first patches to Guix. Feedback is appreciated.
This patch provides a description for usbutils. Previously the
description was just a copy of the synopsis.
After looking at the usbutils readme I understand why the description
was a copy of the synopsis. There is not a lot of information on the
usbutils readme. So looking for additional information I ran `locate
usbutils` which listed these binaries:
I have taking into account the descriptions from their man pages as well
as the usbutils readme and attempted a new description for usbutils.
There is a linting warning which is independent of this patch.
`guix lint usbutils`
file (369 bytes)
These build commands are successful:
guix build --rounds=4 usbutils
guix build --system=armhf-linux --rounds=4 usbutils
guix build --system=aarch64-linux --rounds=4 usbutils
From 00a6add2736d3695b16f0c40177751852fbc6a67 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
* gnu/packages/linux.scm (usbutils): Change package description.
gnu/packages/linux.scm | 6 ++++--
1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
Toggle diff (27 lines)
diff --git a/gnu/packages/linux.scm b/gnu/packages/linux.scm
index bc2219b1fa..9554ca4bfa 100644
@@ -33,6 +33,7 @@
;;; Copyright © 2018 Pierre Langlois <email@example.com>
;;; Copyright © 2018 Vasile Dumitrascu <firstname.lastname@example.org>
;;; Copyright © 2019 Tim Gesthuizen <email@example.com>
+;;; Copyright © 2019 mikadoZero <firstname.lastname@example.org>
;;; This file is part of GNU Guix.
@@ -785,9 +786,10 @@ slabtop, and skill.")
- "Tools for working with USB devices, such as lsusb")
+ "Tools for working with USB devices")
- "Tools for working with USB devices, such as lsusb.")
+ "Collection of tools to query what type of USB devices are connected to the
+system, including lsusb.")