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Re: How to write Build-Depends

>      This explanation is based on Section 7.4 of Debian Policy.
> However, Section 2.3.5 says:
>      All packages should use virtual package names where appropriate, and
>      arrange to create new ones if necessary.  They should not use virtual
>      package names (except privately, amongst a cooperating group of
>      packages) unless they have been agreed upon and appear in the list of
>      virtual package names. 

(except privately) applies here.
But I agree it might be better to define what is "privately".


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