[Build-common-hackers] cdbs-based package installing to debian/tmp

Marc Haber mh+build-common-hackers at zugschlus.de
Thu Aug 17 13:18:23 UTC 2006

On Thu, Aug 17, 2006 at 01:37:59PM +0200, Peter Eisentraut wrote:
> Marc Haber wrote:
> > A very similiar one, but this time, it is not a quick hack to get
> > debug information, but it is a "real" package destined for the
> > archive. Since adding a -dbg package to an existing package is a
> > common use case, I'd like to see a less ugly solution for this issue,
> > and I'd like to see it in the cdbs docs.
> So it is exactly the same problem, just your motivation for changing the 
> packaging in a way that makes the problem appear are different.  The 
> bug has been registered and will be addressed when appropriate, but 
> since it will break backward compatibility and cdbs is frozen for etch 
> anyway, it won't be very soon.  Sorry.

Fair enough. I apologize for rising things again, I was in kind of a
hurry yesterday. All of this has already been discussed in #380614.


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