Re: FAQ for debian-mentors
* Santiago Vila (firstname.lastname@example.org) [030909 14:20]:
> On Tue, 9 Sep 2003, Andreas Barth wrote:
> > Normally packages are uploaded to sid. So, they must be build on sid.
> They should be buildable under sid, yes, but there is no requirement
> anywhere [...]
> Whether this means you need a sid environment to build your packages
> or not will depend on your particular case.
With a sid build environment you're always on the safe side. And to
set up a clean uml-sid host is not too difficult, so I would recommend
it (and you should also note missing build-depends early enough ;).
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