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Re: Bug#333844: override changes are not announced to the package maintainers

On Sat, Oct 15, 2005 at 05:39:06PM +0200, Henning Makholm wrote:
> Scripsit Jeroen van Wolffelaar <jeroen@wolffelaar.nl>
> > No, you misunderstand. Bastian means that if some binary packages are only
> > built on some archs, not including the one the upload is taking place for,
> > nobody will get an override disparity warning[1].
> Is that even possible? The current unstable Sources file has no
> occurence of '[' in any Binary: line. Or is that not how such a
> situation is signalled?

That is not how such a situation is signalled, rather, upon building on some
archs, some packages simply will not produce certain binary packages. In my
opinion, it'd be very desireable to *have* it signalled via the Binary:
header, such that it can be used much more reliable in detecting misbuilds.


Jeroen van Wolffelaar
Jeroen@wolffelaar.nl (also for Jabber & MSN; ICQ: 33944357)

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