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Re: Are pure virtual Depends/Recommends entries bugs?

* Steinar H. Gunderson [Sat, 05 Nov 2005 19:46:21 +0100]:

> On Mon, Oct 31, 2005 at 10:55:18PM -0500, Daniel Burrows wrote:
> >   (a) Is a pure virtual entry with no prior alternative in a Depends line an
> >       actual bug?  i.e., do we have a consensus on this?

> This will prevent the package from autobuilding, which is a bug.

  That would be for Build-Depends, though it could cause failures for
  rev-build-depending packages.

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