Re: Debian packaging with meson
- Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2017 04:34:34 +0100
- From: Adam Borowski <kilobyte@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Debian packaging with meson
On Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 10:07:12PM -0500, James McCoy wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 18, 2017 at 03:28:58AM +0100, Adam Borowski wrote:
> > Note that this won't work unless we rename ninja-build to ninja.
> Why not? ninja-build has been providing /usr/bin/ninja since it was
> first uploaded. Yes, ninja provides /usr/sbin/ninja, but ninja-build
> Conflicts: ninja.
You know this violated a "must" clause of the Policy, that's there for a
good reason? And that you were warned that this is illegal, with a proposed
solution (as ninja[build] is a tool used from command line a lot, while
ninja[intrusion detection] is a daemon never ran other than via
/etc/init.d/ninja) -- but somehow ignored that.
Someone please hand me a time machine so I can file a bug on 2012-09-17
then close it on 2016-12-20.
Autotools hint: to do a zx-spectrum build on a pdp11 host, type:
./configure --host=zx-spectrum --build=pdp11