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Re: bacula_1.38.8-0.1_i386.changes is NEW

On Wed, May 10, 2006 at 09:23:03AM -0500, John Goerzen wrote:
> On Wed, May 10, 2006 at 01:36:47PM +0200, José Luis Tallón wrote:
>> Ok. I don't like flamewars either. There are plenty on Debian-Devel.

>>>  * Your clean target was ineffective and caused a huge diff.gz

>> For 1.38 ? Yes. Can't clean before you have it built, right?

> Yes, you can, and should be able to.  The debian/rules clean target
> should clean the package from any state.

While this is true in an abstract sense, this is not true for many,
many packages. I'd expect most of those that use autoconf not to clean
up correctly if configure is interrupted / fails before creating the


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