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Re: dh_make debian/rules clean target


martin f krafft wrote:
> also sprach Rene Engelhard <rene@debian.org> [2002.09.13.0038 +0200]:
> > SO, these files (belonging to package autotools-dev) are copied in the
> > package to actualize them to get the others architectures regognized.
> so they are going to be part of the diff.gz for a package? that's
> mainly why i asked, because i didn't think that the diff should
> contain these files.

Yes. They are.

> > If you really want that above to work you've to build-depend on
> > autotools-dev otherwise I suppose the buildd's will not find them and
> > not copy them...
> are people doing it this way? is it better?

Yes. You'll have to update it anyway if a buildd fails because
./configure does not recognize the architecture due to a outdated

At that time, you'll get in into the diff too.

So why not doing that from the beginning?


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