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Re: architecture in script

On Fri, Aug 16, 2002 at 04:28:53PM -0700, Ian Zimmerman wrote:

> Hi, how can I easily determine the host architecture string in a
> maintainer script?  dpkg-architecture is in the dpkg-dev package, which I
> obviously cannot depend on.  I could massage the output of uname or arch,
> but that seems too ugly (and I don't even know what all the possible
> outputs are).

Your question has already been answered, but why do you need this
information in a maintainer script?

 - mdz

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