Re: requiring packages to be built with a given compiler version
Wouter Verhelst <email@example.com> immo vero scripsit
> > > Build-depends: gcc-2.95 [arch-foo] | gcc-3.0 [!arch-foo]
> > Build-depends: gcc-2.95 [arch-foo], gcc-3.0 [!arch-foo]
> I followed the syntaxis as used on
> http://www.debian.org/doc/packaging-manuals/build-essential for libc,
> which claims to be following Build-Depends syntaxis. Thus, if that is
> correct, my line above should be correct too.
Please refer to the policy 7.1. Syntax of relationship fields,
which defines the well known Build-Depends.
And in the policy the precedence ordering of "[arch]" and "|" is only vaguely defined.