Re: Discarding uploaded binary packages
* Michael Gilbert <email@example.com> [121016 04:59]:
> Anyway, all of these build system path sanitization issues can be
> eliminated by using the buildds for all architectures, since paths
> will start with at least /build that requires root-level action to
> exist on users' systems.
They are not eliminated by using only buildds. They are only moved
towards people that want to build their privately patched software
then, which is something they have a right to do. A package not
building properly or differently when built in a clean system with
all the build-depended packages installed and all the
build-conflicted packages not installed is a critical bug.
Recreating binary packages uploaded by maintainers has some merrits,
but this is definitely not one of them...
Bernhard R. Link