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Re: I need build access to a Sarge chroot for alpha

On Fri, Dec 03, 2004 at 12:44:00PM +0100, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
> I just had to rebuild 800 packages (because I can't be sure which ones
> are broken) for amd64 because the buildd seems to sometimes produce
> packages with missing files.

Wouldn't it be better to fix the autobuilder then? IMHO autobuilder
should be more reliable than a random person.

> Sometimes builds don't work right. Thats life.

Sure, but then the buildds should get fixed.

> PS: A good package would check the existing files against what it
> expects and run some other tests during build.

Ok, I will bear that in mind when I work on my packages next time.



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