Re: build, build-arch and build-indep targets in debian/rules
On 2004-08-09 Goswin von Brederlow <email@example.com> wrote:
> in short (full rephrase below) I propose the following change to
> option 1: Make build-arch and build-indep targets mandatory in
> option 2: Add an optional "Build-Targets" line to debian/control.
> Comments, ideas, opionion?
Are you familiar with #218893, which is basically identical to your
Option 2? The most important thing included there is that dpkg
maintainance (I had asked Scott James Remnant on IRC) would rather
see autodetection of availabilty of optional targets with
make -f debian/rules -pn | grep '^build-arch:'
 Not trying to second guess which is the first name. ;-)
"See, I told you they'd listen to Reason," [SPOILER] Svfurlr fnlf,
fuhggvat qbja gur juveyvat tha.
Neal Stephenson in "Snow Crash"