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Re: Packages which need internet access, downloading source before build, should not be part of main.

On Sat, May 11, 2002 at 08:41:29PM +0200, Ola Lundqvist wrote:
> On Sat, May 11, 2002 at 05:17:24PM +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> > Yes. The doc-linux package has a 'refresh' target in debian/rules, which
> > I can use to update the various source tarballs from upstream. When I
> > took the package over, it took me several days just to do a single
> > update, what with trying to get everything to build; now it takes
> > perhaps half an hour, and I can use the rest of my time more
> > productively.
> That is ok iff it builds even without Internet connection.

That is, indeed, the idea.

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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