On Wed, Jan 12, 2000 at 11:06:21AM +0100, Christian T. Steigies wrote on
> source depends before Build-Depends became part of the policy. So there is
> allready a working scheme of source-depends (which does not differ much from
> the Build-Depends), but I think most developers did not know about that.
I didn't. It's weird that you can tell people what to put in their
Build-Depends lines. Of course they do serve a purpose for new packages.
The idea is that the first face shown to people is one they can readily
accept - a more traditional logo. The lunacy element is only revealed
subsequently, via the LunaDude. [excerpted from the Lunatech Identity Manual]