Ximin Luo:
> > Implementation-wise, getting the hash of the .dsc in the .buildinfo is
> > going to be very tricky. dpkg does not know about what's available in
> > the archive. It just knows about packages which are or were installed.
> > 
> `apt-cache showsrc [pkg]` has the right information in there, but it's a bit 
> messy. I need to test this without a deb-src line, though.

Building Debian packages doesn't involve APT in any ways. There is
currently no coupling in the direction dpkg → APT.

(That's why we need to get hash of the binary packages in
/var/lib/dpkg/status before they can be written in dpkg-genbuildinfo.)

Lunar                                .''`. 
lu...@debian.org                    : :Ⓐ  :  # apt-get install anarchism
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