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Re: miscfiles NMU?

Thomas Bushnell BSG <tb@becket.net> writes:

> Goswin von Brederlow <brederlo@informatik.uni-tuebingen.de> writes:
>> He fixed a borken Build-Depends-Indep which is a severe policy
>> violation. So it was release critical. Build-Depends(-Indep), if
>> present, MUST be correct.
> What are you talking about?  miscfiles has no Build-Depends.

>From the changelog:

     - Build-Depend-Indep on the patch package;


|4. Autobuilding
|	Packages must list any packages they require to build beyond those
|	that are "build-essential" in the appropriate Build-Depends: fields.

Going by the changelog you faild to list patch in
Build-Depends-Indep. If you had no build depends so far it's a
violation of the sarge RC policy and not debian policy. But still RC.

Please don't revert that fix.

>> Do you have any technical objection to any of the fixes for
>> Closes: 147321 150264 152791 167493 175700 190347 249867 249867 249871 249879 249882 249897 250068
> Several of them, yes.  Some of them are incorrect.  

Thats a much better argument for reverting than "you didn't ask
me". You should have said so.


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