Re: automake 1.5
On Mon, Oct 08, 2001 at 09:59:54PM +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> At the moment, touching files in debian/rules is about the only solution
> other than running automake in debian/rules. As I said somewhere else in
> this thread, I think bug #105750 ("dpkg-source: touch all patched files
> to avoid race conditions") would be much more reliable, but nobody's
> ever commented on it.
A problem remains, autoheader will still be called to generate timestamp
files, unless you also touch stamp-h* files. Apart from that, it should
indeed solve most other autotools issues.