Re: Autobuilding and the build-arch target, again
On Tue, Jan 24, 2006 at 07:46:38AM +1100, Paul TBBle Hampson wrote:
> > dpkg (1.10.15) unstable; urgency=low
> > * Fix detection of va_copy.
> > * Back out debian/rules build-arch detection. It is *not* possible *at
> > all* to detect available targets in a rules file. Period.
> > -- Adam Heath <email@example.com> Fri, 19 Sep 2003 20:02:19 -0500
> Given that a false-negative would just fallback to build (I hope???
> That's surely the only sane option) then this issue must have been due
> to false positives...
Fallbacking to 'debian/rules build' will cause a FTBFS, because the
buildd will only install Build-Depends and 'debian/rules build' might
also require Build-Depends-Indep.
Imagine a large red swirl here.