Re: Build-depends: autoconf, automake ?
On Sunday 26 November 2000 21:22, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> On Sun, 26 Nov 2000, Mariusz Przygodzki wrote:
> > have to use it just once. Probably you will not avoid to rebuild
> > configure stuff but I think it's not a problem, just only bigger
> > *.diff.gz.
> You can avoid the bigger *.diff.gz if you remove generated files like
> configure in the clean target. If upstream ships these files you get a
> warning message at building the *.diff.gz and dpkg-source ignores the
> deletion of these files.
Exactly I do it every time before final building of my packages.
So I know I am not alone now :-)
BTW, in case of KDE/Qt applications this is a horror sometimes due to a magic
(and necessary unfortunately) script 'am_edit'.
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