Re: Proposed Autoconf 2.50 path
* Ben Pfaff
| > should, not must. And we have packages which is compliant with old
| > policy - Build-Dependencies are quite new. So not specifying
| > build-deps is not an RC bug.
| But it *is* a bug that should be fixed.
No, old Standards-Version is not a bug. Not specifying Build-Deps is
legal according to policy, and therefore not a bug.
| Is there *ANY* way for me to check all 4186 of Debian's packages?
| I don't think so, but if you have suggestions, I'm open to them.
Build all of them. It shouldn't take that much time on a fast system,
I'd guess about a week on something like a PIII-800 or equivalent.
The biggest job is going through the build logs, I'd imagine.
Tollef Fog Heen
Unix _IS_ user friendly... It's just selective about who its friends are.