Re: [PATCH] dpkg-source: do not test source package for --before-build
On Thu, 20 May 2010, Jonathan Nieder wrote:
> It is perfectly reasonable to use the before_build and after_build
> hooks before the complete source package is ready to be built.
Pushed a slightly modified patch, thanks.
> No changelog entry needed, since the feature is not released yet:
> we can pretend it always worked this way. :)
There's a changelog entry though:
* Add new commands --before-build and --after-build to dpkg-source
and modify dpkg-buildpackage to call them automatically at the
start and at the end of the process. With "3.0 (quilt)" source packages
this ensures patches are applied even in case of binary-only builds.
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