Re: Bug#229357: Can we require build-arch/indep targets for lenny?
* Russ Allbery (email@example.com) [070703 20:04]:
> Ian Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Steve Langasek writes ("Re: Bug#229357: Can we require build-arch/indep targets for lenny?"):
> >> Attached is a patch to dpkg which implements a check for a 'build-arch'
> >> target using 'make -f debian/rules -qn build-arch'.
> > Why are we so resistant to the new debian/control field ? That
> > doesn't require any of this messing about with make.
> Agreed. If I had my way, we'd add a Homepage debian/control field as
> well; instead we have an ugly workaround hack due to similar resistance.
I think we can still fix this mess.