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Re: split desktop-base package

On 2009-08-21, Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac@debian.org> wrote:
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> On ven, 2009-08-21 at 20:33 +0200, Fathi Boudra wrote:
>> splitting will address this use-case:
>> joe user wants his Debian GNOME branding and not extra stuff he
>> doesn't use ie kdm/ksplash/whatever.
>> jane is an advanced user. she uses Debian KDE and doesn't want extra
>> dependency like librsvg2-common.
> But what is the point of managing that under desktop-base umbrella? Just
> put that in whatever kde package you want et voil=C3=A0?
> Sorry, I really fail to see the need :)

If desktop-base needed for the sake of kde to (indirectly) depend on libqt4-gui, 
would that be acceptable for you ?


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