Ximin Luo <infini...@debian.org> writes:

> To echo dkg and others' comments, it would be nice if we could add here:

> +Packages are encouraged to produce bit-for-bit identical binary packages even
> +if most environment variables and build paths are varied. This is technically
> +more difficult at the time of writing, but it is intended that this stricter
> +definition would replace the above one, when appropriate in the future.

> If this type of "intent" wording is not appropriate for Policy then
> disregard what I'm saying, I don't wish to block this patch for this
> reason.

Oh, that's a good way to capture that.  This seems fine to me, and I have
no objections to adding this advice.  Seconded the original with or
without this addition.

Russ Allbery (r...@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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