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Re: If *-module depends on *-utils, should *-source recommend it?

On Wed, 2005-01-12 at 12:26 -0800, Daniel Burrows wrote:

> On Wednesday 12 January 2005 11:52 am, Scott James Remnant wrote:
> > It's breaking elegance to fix something I'm not convinced is a problem.
>   Just to be clear: you mean the elegance of the dpkg code, not its external 
> behavior, right?  Because I don't see anything elegant about erroring out and 
> leaving an operation half-completed.
Why not?  It means that you just need to go fetch and install the
dependency, you don't need to try and install the depending package

Have you ever, ever felt like this?
Had strange things happen?  Are you going round the twist?

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