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Re: problems using debstd

On Wed 02 Aug 2000, Philip Brown wrote:

> Hmmmm. problem apparently solved.
> I had to change some entries in the original control file from
> Architecture: any
> to
> Architecture: i386

That shouldn't have affected the build process.
All you've done with that is effectively prevented your package from
ever being ported to the other architectures.  Was that your intention?
I.e., does it do funky stuff such as use intel assembler source code? If
not, please consider that your package may be useful for people on other
architectures such as alpha, sparc, ...  and change the arch back to any.

> and then re-run
> debian/rules install
> debian/rules binary

What's wrong with the recommended procedure, i.e. using

Paul Slootman
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