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Build-depends for arch independent files

I have a question about packages like antelope. Its dependency line

 Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 7), cdbs, default-jdk, maven-repo-helper,
  ant, docbook-xsl, xsltproc

and it is an Architecture: all package. No architecture specific files
are built here. The policy says in 7.1:

"This means that architecture restrictions must not be used in binary
relationship fields for architecture-independent packages (Architecture:

Unless I misunderstood it, it looks like a serious policy violation
since they are not listed as Build-Depends-Indep. 
Could it be true? In theory an arch-all rebuild of this package should
Am I mistaken?


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