Re: Proposed Autoconf 2.50 path
Adrian Bunk <email@example.com> writes:
> On 25 May 2001, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> > Tollef Fog Heen <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > > * Ben Pfaff
> > >
> > > | Only 88 packages according to `zcat Sources.gz | grep-dctrl -F
> > > | Build-Depends -s Package autoconf':
> > >
> > > This list is not complete - you are, for instance, missing
> > > intuitively.
> > Hmm. I must have been working from an incomplete Sources.gz.
> > Here's another try (197 total), based on
> > ftp://debian.egr.msu.edu/debian/dists/unstable/main/source/Sources.gz
> I do count (including contrib, non-free and non-US) 208
contrib and non-free aren't part of Debian so don't count.
> plus 75
> packages that depend on automake but not on autoconf (which is perfectly
> legal since automake depends and will always depend on autoconf).
Aha, I missed those.
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