Re: debian/rules "make -f" restriction
On Wed, Oct 28 2009, Tobi wrote:
> Fabian Greffrath wrote:
>> Why not so it the other way round, i.e. start two different scripts (or
>> the same script with different parameters) from a debian/rules Makefile
>> depending on the environment variable?
> Might be possible, but it would require major changes to debian/rules,
> but our goal is to keep debian/rules as simple as possible without any
> stuff you wouldn't expect in a Debian package.
It requires almost no changes to the rules file.
> Before adding any ugly stuff to debian/rules I would rather let an
> external build script to the dirty work. That's just harder to
> integrate into our pbuilder build process.
It is not at all harder to include it into pbuilder.
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