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Re: Multiarch file overlap summary and proposal

Russ Allbery <rra@debian.org> writes:
> David Kalnischkies <kalnischkies@gmail.com> writes:

>> Maybe it would help this kind of discussions if we would have a list of
>> interface changes in dpkg and how someone is supposed to use it in the
>> future in case this has changed - i personally lost track of that.  (In
>> case someone wants to know this for APT: foo is interpreted as
>> foo:native.  If arch of foo is not native, the packagename is display
>> as foo:arch.  So at least in my eyes brain-death simple - and backward
>> compatible.  [and no, foo:* is currently not supported, but its on the
>> todo])

> Yes, one drawback of my approach is that you use that very simple rule.

Ack, sorry, that was supposed to be "that you *lose* that very simple

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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