Re: source dependencies - and recomndations
>>"Andreas" == Andreas Jellinghaus <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Andreas> On %M %N, Joey Hess wrote
>> I think we also need a Source-Recommends field. There are some
>> packages that should be built with some other package installed,
>> but will build ok without it.
Andreas> the main question is : should we use source dependencies to
Andreas> build the packacke, or to reproduce the package like the
Andreas> maintainer build it ?
I see no merit in bending over backwards to generate the same
bits that someone else has already prodced. I think we want to
prodice a binary package, maybe at some point to be the *only* binary
package produced (maintainers upload diffs, the autobuild makes the
He's dead, Jim.
Manoj Srivastava <url:mailto:email@example.com>
Mobile, Alabama USA <url:http://www.datasync.com/%7Esrivasta/>
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