Re: Bootstrappable Debian - proposal of needed changes
Johannes Schauer <j.schauer <at> email.de> writes:
> Your first example indeed demonstrates why multiple profiles are useful
> to be enabled at once.
Right, wasn’t that the assumption? Profiles are like a bitmask, or
checkboxen. Default is: all are disabled.
> Build-Depends: foo <!stage1>, bar <!nocheck !stage1>
This is better. No magic needed to both annotate (in debian/control)
and implement (in parsers) to have profiles include other profiles.
Every profile can be “followed” by the eyes by just looking at the
I’m wondering how to express “baz, if profile foo, or if profile bar
and not foo”, or something. But I hope it doesn’t come to that (I’ve
no use case in mind), besides, there’s always the ‘,’ and ‘|’ mechanisms.