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Re: Multi-Arch: same for arch-dep lib*-perl?


Damyan Ivanov <dmn@debian.org> writes:
> -=| Colin Watson, 27.08.2014 11:50:25 +0100 |=-
>> It looks to me as though, with the new vendorarch layout in our Perl
>> 5.20 packaging, typical architecture-dependent lib*-perl packages meet
>> all the usual conditions for Multi-Arch: same.  Is there any reason why
>> I shouldn't just go ahead and mark that for the small number of packages
>> I maintain, and why we couldn't gradually start doing that across the
>> board?
> Would that need a dependency on perl (>= 5.20)? The first uploaded 
> version with multiarch @INC is 5.20.0-1.


But in theory there should be no Multi-Arch: same when the files go to
the old location without the multiarch triplet (i.e. for backports).
In practice, I don't think it matters as they will not be coinstallable
anyway as their dependencies (perl) are not coinstallable.


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