Re: Bug#70269: automatic build fails for potato
Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho <email@example.com> wrote:
>The definition is the following:
> It is not be necessary to explicitly specify build-time relationships
> on a minimal set of packages that are always needed to compile, link
> and put in a Debian package a standard "Hello World!" program written
> in C or C++. The required packages are called _build-essential_, and
> an informational list can be found in
> `/usr/share/doc/build-essential/list' (which is contained in the
> `build-essential' package).
>(Debian Policy v. 126.96.36.199, section 2.4.2.)
This will be fun should there ever be another vaguely widely used
package in main providing c-compiler or c++-compiler ...
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]