Bug#891188: blends-dev: created d/control recommends packages not in main
On 15.03.2018 16:16, Andreas Tille wrote:
> I tend to set the issue from serious to important since I now found out
> why the problem seems to occure only in the case of Debian Astro (or may
> be any other Blend that is using
> GENCONTROL_DEPENDS = true
Feel free to lower the severity. However, that was a change of the
default behaviour that we discussed a year ago: we wanted to remove the
"Depends:" (tasks) -> "Recommends:" (d/control)
"Recommends:" (tasks) -> "Suggests:" (d/control)
in favour of a direct copy. I am wondering why debian-astro is the only
blend which finally used this, and I think we wanted to convert all.
> But I do not want to play severity ping-pong and will have a look
> why GENCONTROL_DEPENDS is obviously breaking this.
That is probably the code that was introduced for this purpose (August