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Re: ANN: cabal-debian et el

On Tue, Apr 7, 2009 at 3:03 PM, Jeremy Shaw <jeremy@n-heptane.com> wrote:
> At Tue, 7 Apr 2009 14:56:59 +0100,
> Magnus Therning wrote:
>> Not sure what you mean with "binaries" in the above paragraph, but if
>> you mean the names and versions of the binary packages then they seem
>> to be available in the Sources, e.g. Sid's main Sources.gz told me the
>> following about the c2hs source package:
>> Package: c2hs
>> Binary: c2hs, c2hs-doc
>> Version: 0.15.1-4
> Yes. But, that information was calculated from the results of the
> build.

Well, I've seen that information generated from a _source build_
(debuild -S is what I tend to use).  I suppose it could be incomplete
if the rules file modifies the control file.  I would hope that's a
fairly rare setup though.  Surely it isn't something that cabal-debian
engages in, right?


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