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Re: question on hurd-i386 Debian architecture

On Sun, Mar 12, 2006 at 03:49:01PM +0100, Peter Kourzanov wrote:
>  Can anyone please explain why this architecture is named hurd-i386 
> rather that i386-hurd?

because dpkg-architecture has a line like this:

  return "$os-$cpu";

older dpkg (of sarge age) was more flexible, so likely the
hurd naming decission was not done because of dpkg-architecture,
but rather the other way around.

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