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Re: Can I use 'apt-get source' from debian/rules ?

Dirk Eddelbuettel <edd@debian.org> writes:

> As an alternative, could I just start from Ra source, and then in
> debian/rules obtain r-base's orig.tar.gz, untar it and then apply the Ra
> sources to it?  Or is that too fragile?

My understanding is that the buildds don't necessarily have apt-src lines
in their sources.list files, so apart from any other concerns, I don't
think this will actually work.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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