Re: Package not build for hurd
On Mon, Mar 20, 2006 at 05:35:51PM +0100, Andrea Bolognani wrote:
> I recently had a new package accepted into the Debian archive.
> >From the package page I noticed it is available for a lot of architectures,
> including unofficial ports like kfreebsd and amd64. But not for hurd.
Are you talking about the `beef' package? It has been built yesterday
and should now be in the archive. Otherwise, please tell us which
package you mean so we can investigate.
> I wonder if there is some special procedure needed in order to have the
> binary package built also for hurd.
No, there is a build daemon running as for the other arches. Due to its
natur, GNU/Hurd is known to have build failures more easily though, and
the build daemon is unavailable from time to time.
> The package builds without modification in a Debian GNU/Hurd K10 enviroinment.
Then it should be no problem, thanks for checking.
<nyu> this Petr is really impressive. I just send him gdb backtraces
and he sends me back patches without even having a system to try