Re: Source-only uploads
On Mon, Dec 31, 2001 at 02:34:56PM +0000, Mark Brown wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 31, 2001 at 08:19:24PM +0900, Junichi Uekawa wrote:
> > Are we trying to force users to use binary packages that even the
> > maintainer of the package has not tried to install/run ?
> We do all the time. I expect the majority of the packages on the
> machine I'm typing this on have not been installed or run by the
> maintainer - but I guess that's what I get for using PowerPC.
At least the architecture-independent parts, like the postinst scripts,
should have been run by somebody, which is a useful check.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]