Re: Status on ddeb support in Debian
On 30/06/15 07:34, Niels Thykier wrote:
> On 2015-06-30 07:14, Paul Wise wrote:
>> A lot of derivatives use reprepro, do you know how that will handle
>> ddebs? Perhaps it should get a default filter to put ddebs into
>> separate archive components? main/dbgsym etc.
> No, I do not concretely know how it will handle it. Though my /guess/
> is that it will just process it as a regular deb and put it in the main
> part of the pool.
I wrote patches for Ubuntu-style (*.ddeb) debug symbols in reprepro a
while ago: <https://bugs.debian.org/730572>. Those might be a good
starting point for *.deb ddebs if special handling is needed.