On Sun, Aug 02, 2009 at 08:11:57PM +0000, Philipp Kern wrote: > On 2009-08-02, Vincent Danjean <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > Unpacking a source package is not needed during an upgrade. However, it occurs before > > a build. > > > > So, I understand the question of Charles as "do we want that stable dpkg be able to > > unpack all packages from testing ?". I have no strong opinion for this. > > Our infrastructure relies on this. So yes. Both dak and sbuild do this. > (At least the latter used to do it in older versions, I didn't check the > new one.) The new sbuild always uses dpkg-source from inside the build environment, so there's no restriction there. Regards, Roger -- .''`. Roger Leigh : :' : Debian GNU/Linux http://people.debian.org/~rleigh/ `. `' Printing on GNU/Linux? http://gutenprint.sourceforge.net/ `- GPG Public Key: 0x25BFB848 Please GPG sign your mail.
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