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Re: `eval' patch to dpkg-buildpackage

On Fri, 27 Sep 1996, Heiko Schlittermann wrote:

> Ian Jackson wrote:
> : Please REVERSE the change you made to make the default rootcommand be
> : `eval'.

Yes, please do, dpkg-buildpackage is *BROKEN* for me as I can
no longer use sudo to build my packages.

> Just trying ... sudo can't cope with relative path names (as needed to
> run ./debian/rules), with dpkg-buildpackage -rsuper  the dpkg-shlibdeps
> fails (insecure $ENV{PATH} ...)

sudo 1.5-1 copes with relative path names.  I've been able to build all
my packages with it.


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