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Re: Source dependencies

On Mon, 24 Feb 1997, Carl R. Witty wrote:

> My thinking about source dependencies is more from the point of view
> of the original packager than eventual package builder, perhaps...if
> I'm packaging something with an unusual source dependency (say some of
> the build is run under the control of Python scripts) then I would
> feel more comfortable if there were a way to mark that something is
> unusual.

It should be possible to define binary pre-dependencies, for binaries that
are needed to compile a package. 

Here we come again, to do this we need: multi stage recompiling

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