Bug#111839: PROPOSAL]: packages should be cross buildable
> This is half correct :) I suggest to just refer to dpkg-architecture(1), as
> the technical details may change. In particular, you should not use the
> variables without initializing them
> DEB_BUILD_GNU_TYPE := $(shell dpkg-architecture -qDEB_BUILD_GNU_TYPE)
> In general, I support a proposal that encourages cross compilation. I am
> not sure about the wording,
cool, I'm glad to have the support.
> and how much technical details it should
I think I do have two many technical details in the proposal as written.
I want a place to provide for suggestions as to how to enable
cross-compilation. I think maybe footnotes since they aren't actually
part of policy but are merely additional info?
> (But I can't make a better suggestion right now).
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