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From: Guillem Jover <guillem <at> debian.org>
Subject: Bug#688701: dpkg-dev: dpkg-checkbuilddeps fails when run from pdebuild-cross
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.debian.devel.dpkg.bugs
Date: Sunday 14th October 2012 11:04:22 UTC (over 4 years ago)
Control: reassign -1 pdebuild-cross

On Sun, 2012-10-07 at 03:37:09 +0200, Guillem Jover wrote:
> On Mon, 2012-09-24 at 23:46:10 +0200, Gilles Filippini wrote:
> > Package: dpkg-dev
> > Version: 1.16.8
> > Severity: normal
> 
> > The change introduced to dpkg-checkbuilddeps in release 1.16.2, to
check
> > build-dependencies against the target architecture (-a) breaks
> > cross-building with pdebuild-cross: dpkg-checkbuilddeps complains about
> > missing build-deps while they are correctly pulled by xapt +
dpkg-cross.
> 
> Well, xapt + dpkg-cross mangle and repack foregin packages to make
> them installable on the native system, so the fact that this breaks
> now with multiarch is kind of expected.
> 
> > It works fine in a squeeze chroot (dpkg-dev 1.15.8.12) but fails in
> > wheezy and sid chroots (dpkg-dev 1.16.8).
> > 
> > Workaround: add "-d" to DEBBUILDOPTS into
> > /etc/pdebuild-cross/pdebuild-cross.rc to inhibit dpkg-checkbuilddeps.
> 
> You should preferibly get packages switched to multiarch. But maybe
> given that pdebuild-cross seems to be relying currently on xapt +
> dpkg-cross, then the workaround might need to be applied there for
> the time being. Otherwise there's really no bug in dpkg.
> 
> I'll most probably be reassigning this bug report pdebuild-cross.

Ok, reassigned now.

thanks,
guillem
 
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