Re: runit not buildable, only build-dependency is arch qualified
On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 04:46:32PM -0700, Steve Langasek wrote:
> Technically correct. OTOH, an empty build-dependency field means the
> package is not using debhelper for its build, but instead has some grotesque
> by-hand debian/rules file. So this error will only ever affect packages
> that are not using modern best-practice packaging. I'm sure I could easily
> find a volunteer to submit a patch switching runit to use dh(1), to make
> this issue go away for you.
But I don't want that! I love "grotesque", ancient things that work more
than 10 years with nearly no maintenance effort ;).