Re: Build dependencies and the alpha autobuilder
On Sat, Aug 23, 2008 at 11:16:48AM +0200, FRANCISCO MOYA FERNANDEZ wrote:
> I'm currently maintaining zeroc-ice packages and noticed that
> reports that some architectures are waiting for mysterious build
> The alpha autobuilder is waiting for default-jdk-builddep which is
> a Build-Depends-Indep, not needed for building binary-arch. I know
> the current Policy is not clear about this but most other autobuilders
> seem to agree on
> Is there anything I can do to get it compiled in alpha?
Dep-waits in wanna-build are "sticky": if the package was once a build-dep
and the package went to dep-wait, and then you upload another version of the
package without the build-dep, someone has to clear the dep-wait by hand.
I've done this now for alpha, armel and hppa.
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