Re: Build Daemon and source only uploads.
On Fri, 03 Jan 2003, Piotr Roszatycki wrote:
> I've tried to upload only source package and see if the build daemons get
> the package. It worked for "any" architecture and failed for "all"
> architecture. It said:
We do not have build daemons for arch-independent packages, on purpose.
> I think the source only uploads guarantees the sane and model environment
> to compile binary packages. It would be fine if the build daemon compiled
Install pbuilder, and use it to compile from a clean system. Source-only
uploads are frowned upon, since there are maintainers out there that would
not even _try_ to compile their packages before uploading if we accepted
"One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot