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Re: Circular Build-Depends; am I their only enemy?

On Saturday 01 November 2003 17:05, viro@parcelfarce.linux.theplanet.co.uk 

> That's wonderful.  Especially when you are porting to new architecture -
> the binary packages are real easy to obtain out of thin air.  And as
> for ignoring some missing build-depends...  You do realize that they
> are not created equal, don't you?  Dependency on texinfo is one thing;
> dependency that leads to autoconf creating different config.h, OTOH...

When you are porting to a new architecture you can satisfy all build-depends 
on an existing architecture and cross-compile the package.

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