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Re: Bug#922643: ITP: build-alternative -- helper to build Debian package with diet libc




Hi!

On Mon, 2019-02-18 at 19:37:38 +0000, Dmitry Bogatov wrote:
> Package: wnpp
> Severity: wishlist
> Owner: Dmitry Bogatov <KAction@xxxxxxxxxx>
> 
> * Package name     : build-alternative
>   Version          : 0.0.1
>   Upstream Author  : Dmitry Bogatov <KAction@xxxxxxxxxx>
> * Url              : https://salsa.debian.org/kaction/build-alternative
> * Licenses         : GPL-3+
>   Programming Lang : shell
>   Section          : devel
> 
>  This package provide makefile snippet, that abstract away
>  several issues, related to building package with diet libc.
>  .
>   * diet libc is not supported on every Debian architecture
>   * code to check for build profiles is repetive
>  .
>  Regular users do not need to install this package, it is only
>  useful to Debian Contributors.

Hmm this package name looks extremely generic for what it is described
to be used for. Could you name it something else that includes either
dietlibc in its name or at least libc or similar?

Thanks,
Guillem