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Re: search-citeseer_0.1-1_i386.changes REJECTED

Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen@raw.no> wrote:

> * Peter S Galbraith 
> | AFAIK, you need to depend on emacs itself (and not emacs-common) if you
> | byte-compile it.  I _think_ stuff can break if you don't, but I'm vague
> | on why.  Search the debian-emacsen archives.  I split off a package
> | because of that issue a while back, but the seperate -el package is 62KB.
> I don't think you need to, because of the way emacsen have their
> post-inst-hooks where all the packages which can be used with them are
> byte-compiled.

I found it:



  D) Each add-on package must declare relevant dependencies on other
     packages (including other add-on packages).  Note that add-on
     packages should not depend on emacsen-common directly, but rather
     on either the virtual package "emacsen" (see below), or some
     appropriate combination of flavors (i.e. Depends: emacs21 |

>                 And as you write below, byte-compiling a 4k file is
> probably not worth the effort.

That's what I think anyway.


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