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Re: Unsustainable debian/rules as official build entry point?




On Wed, 2017-10-18 at 11:54:57 +0100, Simon McVittie wrote:
> On Wed, 18 Oct 2017 at 11:57:55 +0200, Svante Signell wrote:
> > Building some packages for GNU/Hurd has been impossible in the past,
> > since also tests are run under fakeroot.
> 
> Is there some reason why this would be Hurd-specific? Is fakeroot's
> emulation of real root significantly more limited on Hurd, or do the
> Hurd buildds invoke builds differently, or something?

The Hurd has had its own fakeroot implementation for a long time.

Regards,
Guillem