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building d-i images may fail over NFS

Dpkg will not be happy unpacking over a userspace served NFS filesystem.
May I suggest to drop the following note into build/README ?

diff -u -r1.22 README
--- build/README	14 Oct 2003 02:06:29 -0000	1.22
+++ build/README	4 Nov 2003 18:12:43 -0000
@@ -9,6 +9,8 @@
    Or, create your own sources.list.local.
  - Run "fakeroot make image"
+You may run into dpkg locking problems if you are building over NFS.
 A more detailed overview of how the installer is built:
 * sources.list is used to configure apt to download udebs from a mirror.

Jeremie Koenig <sprite@sprite.fr.eu.org>

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