[Pkg-postgresql-public] pg_buildext behaviour change in unstable?

Evgeni Golov evgeni at debian.org
Tue May 21 06:44:48 UTC 2013

On 05/11/2013 04:54 AM, Christoph Berg wrote:
> Re: Evgeni Golov 2013-05-09 <518B7BEA.6000406 at debian.org>
>> I also tried running pg_buildext without the (now obsolete?) srcdir
>> param (by droping $(CURDIR) from the calls in debian/rules), without any
>> success.
>> Is there something I am missing?
> Well, we are missing a testsuite for pg_buildext. Might well be that I
> did too much code reshuffling here.

Removing srcdir="$srcdir" from install() in pg_buildext solves the
issue. I am however not sure whether this is the right thing to do (tm).

> For a workaround, when I need an updated pg_buildext version with
> fixes or new features, I usually put it in debian/ until it arrives in
> postgresql-common.
> 	+pg_buildext
> then becomes
> 	+debian/pg_buildext

Yeah, as you can guess, I'd like to avoid that :)

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