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Re: ITK: debmake

On Sun, Jan 01, 2006 at 02:50:36PM +0100, Adrian von Bidder wrote:
> On Saturday 31 December 2005 18.48, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> [debmake]
> > As I see in debian-reference:

This should have been developers-reference :-)

> > ---
> > A.3.2 debmake
> >
> [...]
> > However, it's not a bug to use debmake.
> > ---
> > I should remove last sentence from all translations.
> Or just drop mention of debmake alltogether?  The description of the debmake 
> package already says it's deprecated and only needs a s/might/will/ in the 
> last paragraph for the next upload.

Until debmake is really gone, maybe dropping is premature.  It has been
modified per Roger Leigh's comment.  

> > As I see maint-guide (New Maintainers"s guide):
> > ---
> > Note: debmake is a package that contains some programs that function
> > similar to dh-make, but its specific use is not covered in this
> > document, because it is deprecated. Please refer to the Debmake manual
> > for more information.
> Same here - drop mention alltogether?

For this being entry document, dropping or simply mentioning not to use
may be good idea.  

If I hear others pushing along this, I will do so. But for now, current
statement is in line with what it is and what will happen.

Once debmake is really gone from archive, please file wishlist bug.


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