Re: cross-compiling Debian packages
On Thu, Mar 16, 2006 at 07:35:41PM +0300, Nikita V. Youshchenko wrote:
> I don't see how version string can be safely used here - because version
> strings from original debs are already used to handle dependences. There
> are two different dependency requirements - one that original packages
> should have version not less than ..., and other - that dpkg-cross should
> be fresh enough to place files inside new tree. I don't see way to use
> single version strings to handle both things.
How about having the resulting packages have a versioned conflict with
earlier versions of dpkg-cross itself?
Eric Cooper e c c @ c m u . e d u