Re: Packaging Manual is policy
Joey Hess <email@example.com> writes:
> > 3.2.5. `debian/files'
> > Must not ship in a shipped source package
> I tend to disagree this needs to be in policy.
This should be in policy - it causes no end of problems for people doing
binary only recompilations on other archs.
>From the other things you agree on, package name formats, description
field formats etc it seems pretty inconsistent to me to have any objection
to the debian/files point. It is more than informational, it is a necessary