Re: Automatic Debug Packages
On Mon, Aug 10 2009, Don Armstrong wrote:
> On Mon, 10 Aug 2009, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>> Why is it not trivial?
> Because it requires editing the rules file for each such package?
> (debhelper using packages all get tweaked in a single shot.)
Rubbish. I suspect all cdbs using packages can be similarly
tweaked (or any packages that use my build system).
Also, It is indeed trivial to add that to non-helper-package
using packages, it just requires some editing (just like modufying
helper packages will need editing). I do not find edting a rules file
to be non-trivial, so far. (thank the lord for the one true editor).
I agree it is very non trivial for debhelper to change packages
that do not use it; but that was never something to shoot for.
The best laid plans of mice and men are usually about equal. Blair
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/~srivasta/>
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