Preparing for a point release

Hal Murray hmurray at
Wed Dec 6 05:11:19 UTC 2017

devel at said:
> At least in RPM-land, they like to use the package's own make install when
> possible.  I sin't know about Debian packaging.


How do they use it?  Do they actually do a "make install" in the build 
environment, or somehow capture whatever the install step does?

Using our install step would require including waf with the package and 
dragging in python, somehow.  That seems unlikely.

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