Re: Lintian: outdated-autotools-helper-file
On Sun, Feb 10, 2008 at 01:40:07PM -0600, Luis Rodrigo Gallardo Cruz wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 10, 2008 at 08:27:52PM +0100, David Paleino wrote:
> > E: gnome-translate source: outdated-autotools-helper-file config.guess
> > 2003-07-02
> > What am I supposed to do? I believe that Build-Depending on autotools-dev |
> > automake is not sufficient, as it seems that those files won't be updated
> > anyways. Should I update them manually? This will introduce those changes in
> > the .diff.gz outside the debian/ dir
> Build-Depend on autotools-dev, move the ofending files aside and put
> the new copy in thier place before running ./configure, copy the
> originals back at the end of clean.
Or, instead of saving the originals, just delete them. dpkg-source ignores
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