Subject: Re: distinfo files for multiple architectures
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 05/08/2001 17:43:01
On Tue, 8 May 2001 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> On Tue, 8 May 2001, David Brownlee wrote:
> > Does it make sense to have a variable set in the Makefile
> > for packages with multiarch distinfos? If set a 'make mdi'
> > could display a warning then echo the new info to stdout
> > rather than rewrite distinfo.
> maybe. i don't like how often i see commits by others and myself like
> "restore solaris cksum".
With the above a 'make mdi' would not alter the distinfo.
Updates would require some manual action, reducing the chance
of losing distfile information while 'on autopilot'.
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