Re: This topic died off; any resolution?
Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> My slight preference is a script with a well known name, since
> that script can then be extracted and used by DEHS/PTS like systems,
> without requireing that the whole source be unpoacked and
> ./debian/rules be runnable (I have sanity checks in my debian/rules)
A (minor) problem with an external script is that dpkg-source won't make
it executable, so you have to make it executable before running it (or
assume what language it's written in, which seems like a bad move).
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>