Debian Bug report logs - #537645
dpkg-cross: Please support -t gnu-triplet

Package: dpkg-cross; Maintainer for dpkg-cross is Debian Embedded Group <debian-embedded@lists.debian.org>; Source for dpkg-cross is src:dpkg-cross.

Reported by: Simon Richter <sjr@debian.org>

Date: Mon, 20 Jul 2009 01:18:03 UTC

Severity: wishlist

Done: Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, sjr@debian.org, Debian Embedded Group <debian-embedded@lists.debian.org>:
Bug#537645; Package dpkg-cross. (Mon, 20 Jul 2009 01:18:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Simon Richter <sjr@debian.org>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to sjr@debian.org, Debian Embedded Group <debian-embedded@lists.debian.org>. (Mon, 20 Jul 2009 01:18:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Simon Richter <sjr@debian.org>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: dpkg-cross: Please support -t gnu-triplet
Date: Mon, 20 Jul 2009 03:14:45 +0200
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Package: dpkg-cross
Version: 2.3.0.1
Severity: wishlist
Tags: patch

Hi,

the attached patch adds support for a -t option, to be passed on to
dpkg-architecture.

   Simon

-- Package-specific info:

-- (/etc/dpkg-cross/cross-compile not submitted) --


-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0.2
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (990, 'stable'), (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.30-1-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages dpkg-cross depends on:
ii  binutils-multiarch  2.18.1~cvs20080103-7 Binary utilities that support mult
ii  debconf [debconf-2. 1.5.24               Debian configuration management sy
ii  dpkg-dev            1.14.25              Debian package development tools
ii  libdebian-dpkgcross 2.3.0.1              functions to aid cross-compiling D
ii  perl                5.10.0-19            Larry Wall's Practical Extraction 

Versions of packages dpkg-cross recommends:
ii  fakeroot                      1.11       Gives a fake root environment

dpkg-cross suggests no packages.

-- debconf information:
  dpkg-cross/default-arch: None
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Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Embedded Group <debian-embedded@lists.debian.org>:
Bug#537645; Package dpkg-cross. (Sun, 17 Jan 2010 17:03:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to Debian Embedded Group <debian-embedded@lists.debian.org>. (Sun, 17 Jan 2010 17:03:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at 537645@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org>
To: 537645@bugs.debian.org
Cc: 537645-submitter@bugs.debian.org, control@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Changes API
Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 17:02:01 +0000
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tag 537645 - patch
thanks

I can't accept the patch as-is.

The check_arch() function is called by other scripts, so I don't want
to have to change that part of the API.

Why is this change needed and can it be re-done as a separate function?

-- 


Neil Williams
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Removed tag(s) patch. Request was from Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Sun, 17 Jan 2010 17:03:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message sent on to Simon Richter <sjr@debian.org>:
Bug#537645. (Sun, 17 Jan 2010 17:03:13 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Bug No longer marked as found in versions dpkg-cross/2.3.0.1. Request was from Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Sun, 31 Oct 2010 12:09:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Reply sent to Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org>:
You have taken responsibility. (Sun, 31 Oct 2010 12:09:07 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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Bug acknowledged by developer. (Sun, 31 Oct 2010 12:09:07 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #22 received at 537645-done@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org>
To: 537645-done@bugs.debian.org
Cc: control@bugs.debian.org
Subject: not implementing
Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2010 12:08:37 +0000
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notfound 537645 2.3.0.1
tag 537634 wontfix
quit

> I can't accept the patch as-is.
> 
> The check_arch() function is called by other scripts, so I don't want
> to have to change that part of the API.
> 
> Why is this change needed and can it be re-done as a separate
> function?

In the absence of an explanation as to why this should be done, closing
this bug as wontfix.

-- 


Neil Williams
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http://www.linux.codehelp.co.uk/

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Bug archived. Request was from Debbugs Internal Request <owner@bugs.debian.org> to internal_control@bugs.debian.org. (Mon, 29 Nov 2010 07:32:25 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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