Re: autobuilder and non-free
On Tue, Dec 04, 2001 at 12:55:12PM +0100, Michael Meskes wrote:
> Will non-free packages be run through the autobuilder too? If so I wonder
> why there is no arch other than i386. If not I wonder why build problems on
> some other archs are listed as the reason why it does not go into testing.
Search the (recent) archives of this list for a long discussion.
Basically because non-free packages often can't be built, and it may
even (in some cases) be illegal to auto-build them.
Therefore they are hand-built on all archs they support.