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Re: Debian policy update (


2010/1/27 Josselin Mouette <joss@debian.org>:
> Le mercredi 27 janvier 2010 à 21:44 +0100, Bill Allombert a écrit :
>> Dear developers,
>> Debian policy has been uploaded today with the following changes:
>>  * An FHS exception has been granted for multiarch libraries.
>>    Permitting files to instead be installed to `/lib/triplet' and
>>    `/usr/lib/triplet' directories. [9.1.1]
> Does that mean we can start working on multiarch-compatible packages
> right now, or would it be a waste of time?

Why should it be a waste of time? It only means you are allowed to
work on multiarch packages, this step helps multiarch developers and
testers to do a better job having real test cases in the archive.

Beware there is still lack of support for several tools like dpkg/apt
within Debian.

 Héctor Orón

"Our Sun unleashes tremendous flares expelling hot gas into the Solar
System, which one day will disconnect us."

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