Re: Default MTA and dependencies
On Fre, 02 Nov 2001, Samuel Tardieu wrote:
> Tollef> The dependencies on just mail-transport-agent is a bug, afaik,
> Why? This looks just fine to me. Some programs just need a mail
> transport agent, without any preference.
lintian produces a warning when you just use a virtual-package:
W: heise-register: virtual-package-depends-without-real-package-depends httpd
N: The package declares a depends on a virtual package without listing a
N: real package as an alternative first.
N: Refer to Packaging Manual, section 8.6 for details.