Re: Proposalto introduce compiler options passed from dpkg-buildpackage
Manoj Srivastava <srivasta <at> debian.org> writes:
> On Wed, 5 Dec 2007 21:11:53 +0100, Matthias Klose <doko <at> cs.tu-berlin.de>
> > IIRC we cannot assume that debian/rules is a makefile and pass them as
> > macros directly, so we have to pass them as environment variables.
> I think you remember incorrectly. Policy currently states
> This file must be an executable makefile,
Indeed - but there's a bug, #432564, requesting to change it.