Re: i386.changes vs source.changes
Goswin von Brederlow <email@example.com> writes:
> Russ Allbery <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> So, y'all realize that pdebuild --buildresult .. by default breaks
>> the *_source.changes file that it generates because it regenerates a
>> source package as part of the regular build, right? How are you
>> actually using that *_source.changes file? Always having pdebuild
>> put its build results in a different location than where it generates
>> the source package?
> What does it actualy do?
> a) Build binary+source in *_arch.changes?
I'm fairly sure it does (a).
> b) Build binary and merge in *_sources.changes?
> c) Build binary only?
> You sound like it does a, which I would consider slightly buggy. It
> should really do b or c depending on options or at least remove the
> *_sources.changes when it breaks it.
Yeah, that was my argument for why I thought it was buggy, but the
thread got derailed by people who cared more about telling me how wrong
I was than about discussing the underlying issue that started the
thread. Oh well.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>