Re: If *-module depends on *-utils, should *-source recommend it?
* Scott James Remnant <email@example.com> [050111 20:10]:
> > Of course this is the right way to do, but sometimes users are
> > lazy (or just expect different things, and some of them appear here,
> > with their arrogant attitude, pissed and beeing polemic).
> Actually users will be more likely using APT, which worries about this
> kind of thing all the time.
As this is mentioned here. It would be nice if apt had some switch to
behave more similar to dpkg in this regard. It's always annoying if one
has to download a package by hand, just because apt refuses to install
packages before the current situation is sane, which in turn needs to
install a package to make some other package's postinst happy...
Bernhard R. Link