Re: Non-recompilable binaries in source and binary packages (Adobe Flash strikes again)
Tanguy Ortolo <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Ian Jackson wrote:
>>> I'd much rather you could just write in your .dsc a set of glob
>>> patterns for files to remove, somehow, which dpkg-source would remove
>>> when you unpacked it (unless you told it not to).
> Well, I see no .dsc field that would allow such a thing. dpkg-source has
> the options to ignore files when building a source package, but this is
> the closest match I found, but I have only used it for a couple of
> months, not developped it. :-)
I think Ian was saying that he'd like dpkg-source to add that feature, not
that it already existsed today and was something you could use.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>