[packman] Re: [opensuse] packman for PPC

Henne Vogelsang hvogel at hennevogel.de
Wed Sep 28 11:54:34 CEST 2005


On Wednesday, September 28, 2005 at 11:38:51, Pascal Bleser wrote:
> Peter Czanik wrote:
> > Hello,
> Hi Peter, great to have you on board :)
> [...big snip...]
> >>> BuildRequires:  libxine1
> >> Hm, not necessary, when devel is inlcuded.
> > So, if a -devel package is included, I don't have to include the base
> > package explicitly?
> Manfred, I don't quite agree on this one.
> SUSE packagers do *not* write Requires rules for the base package in the devel packages.

We do. If there isnt a requirement from -devel to main its a bug. We
even check .la files now for dependencies that are not fullfilled since

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