Re: Can I autogen Build-Depends like I can Depends, with shlibs?
On Sat, Mar 13, 2004 at 12:43:00AM -0800, Number Six wrote:
> This is more of a -user question, but only devs would know:
That means it's for debian-mentors. Redirecting.
> My dh_make -generated debian/control and debian/rules uses dh_shlibdeps
> to automatically generate the Depends: line, which rocks.
> Do I have to manually specify the Build-Depends line, or can it be
> automatically generated as well?
You have to manually specify it based on your extensive knowledge of the
package you're maintaining. dpkg-genbuilddeps can help with this,
although you still need to apply thought to the output.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]