Ubuntu

Multiarch support for equivs

Reported by Wookey on 2013-01-10
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equivs (Debian)
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equivs (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Equivs cannot currently make packages with the Multi-Arch header. This trival patch fixes that.

This header is important and should definitely be included in equivs-generated packaged when desired. It is necessary in order to, for example, make fake library packages for cross-toolchains where the toolchain libraries are not fully multiarched (which is the state for current Ubuntu cross-toolchains).

The patch also sets the Multi-Arch: foreign header for this package so that cross-architecture dependency resolution will work correctly.

Wookey (wookey) wrote :
Changed in equivs (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Wookey (wookey) wrote :

Patch updated upstream to include docs and remove the Multi-Arch: header for the package itself as a) it's covered in another bug (http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=697820) and b) it was in the wrong stanza.

description: updated
Changed in equivs (Debian):
status: New → Unknown
Changed in equivs (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
description: updated
Wookey (wookey) on 2013-02-25
tags: added: patch-forwarded-debian
Changed in equivs (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
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