[Build-common-hackers] Bug#434390: Bug#434390: cdbs: class for generating buildfiles from clean autotool-files
peter_e at gmx.net
Mon Jul 23 15:36:26 UTC 2007
Am Montag, 23. Juli 2007 17:16 schrieb Carl Fürstenberg:
> One would be if the package is built directly from svn/cvs.
Well, first of all, there is already functionality to rerun the autotools
Furthermore, many packages have some sort of autogen.sh or use autoreconf to
perform the bootstrapping, whereas your proposal only covers a specific way
to do that bootstrapping.
And lastly, why would one want to do that? If you are creating Debian
packages you would presumably use (or create) a release tarball and build
More information about the Build-common-hackers