Re: Bug#229357: Can we require build-arch/indep targets for lenny?
Steve Langasek writes ("Re: Bug#229357: Can we require build-arch/indep targets for lenny?"):
> Attached is a patch to dpkg which implements a check for a 'build-arch'
> target using 'make -f debian/rules -qn build-arch'.
Why are we so resistant to the new debian/control field ? That
doesn't require any of this messing about with make.
Note that the current setup does not actually require debian/rules to
be a makefile. I don't think we should introduce software which has a
requirement if we can avoid it.