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Re: grass: rules for images

On 2016-04-04 17:16, Martin Landa wrote:
2016-04-04 17:11 GMT+02:00 Bas Couwenberg <sebastic@xs4all.nl>:

No, because the list of files is also used in the links files to create the

Couldn't be symlinks created in the loop through all file in the directory?

Moving all the PNGs will not break the build, causing you to not remember to
update the symlinks too.

It would mean that this list will be almost *always outdated*, please
compare current list of images in gui dir and current rules. You will
find huge difference. It was just accident that I found it.

Yes, the file lists are a bitch to maintain, in the past lintian had helpfull warnings for this, but policy was changes to allow a mix of arch-dep & arch-indep files in /usr/lib so the lintian check is no more.

Policy compliance is the reason the files were moved out of /usr/lib to /usr/share, with the relaxed policy we might want to consider undoing to move and keep everything under /usr/lib.


Kind Regards,


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