[Build-common-hackers] Bug#508162: Bug#508162: Please document the "correct" order of rules and classes in debian/rules
greffrath at leat.rub.de
Tue Dec 9 08:11:52 UTC 2008
Jonas Smedegaard schrieb:
> In principle the order does not matter.
> But in reality, as you've experienced, it does.
> Please file individual bugreports for each such issue that you discover.
OK, this is an individual bug report:
Please make sure that patches are always applied *before* the build
system attempts to configure, build or clean a package.
> At best such issues should be corrected to not exist, but if too
> impractical at least it should detect and emit a warning when loaded in
> a suboptimal order.
For something to be able to detect a suboptimal order, the *optimal*
order should have been documented in the first place. ;)
Dipl.-Phys. Fabian Greffrath
Lehrstuhl für Energieanlagen und Energieprozesstechnik (LEAT)
Universitätsstr. 150, IB 3/134
Telefon: +49 (0)234 / 32-26334
Fax: +49 (0)234 / 32-14227
E-Mail: greffrath at leat.ruhr-uni-bochum.de
More information about the Build-common-hackers