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Re: How to write Build-Depends

Junichi Uekawa <dancer@netfort.gr.jp> wrote:
Message-ID: <873cqm2tix.wl@vivare.dancer.pr.jp>

> > I have a question about writing Build-Depends. When I made local deb
> > packages, I referred to kdebase source(kdebase-2.2.2) and the contents
> > of the Build-Depends confused me.  For example, we can find "zlib1g-dev
> > | libz-dev" in debian/control in kdebase.  
> Writing that sounds pretty much wrong, and unnecessary.

Hmm.  If "libz-dev" isn't a virtual package, what is it?  
Did it exist once?

 Hidetaka Iwai

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