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Re: Should D-I install console-setup with kbd and console-tools or not?

On Sunday 14 March 2010, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> Anton Zinoviev, le Sun 14 Mar 2010 12:39:08 +0200, a écrit :
> > In the past c-s used strong dependency but I changed it to only
> > recommends because of request by porters working on architectures
> > which do not have kbd or console-tools (i.e. BSD).
> The dependency could be dropped on those archs only.

That's possible, but not trivial.

See e.g. debian/{rules,control} in cdebconf for an example (for 
cdebconf-gtk-udeb) how to do it correctly.

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