Re: Deb structure - general question
Ryszard Lach <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I was on Linux Conference in Warsaw (Oct '98), and there Tomasz
> Kloczko said, that in deb specification of packet building is not
> clearly separated from sources, and this could be a problem in the
> future in maintainig plenty of packets. Could someone explain it to
I think he's referring to the nature of debian/rules.
To compile the program, you perform debian/rules build
To build the package, you perform debian/rules binary
I'm not sure what issue he's trying to address, however.