[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

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.

Houdini escaping from New Jersey! Film at eleven.
Manoj Srivastava <srivasta@debian.org> <http://www.debian.org/~srivasta/>  
1024D/BF24424C print 4966 F272 D093 B493 410B  924B 21BA DABB BF24 424C

Reply to: