Re: Spliting packages between pkg and pkg-data
On Sun, 20 Nov 2005, Bill Allombert wrote:
> Because if you install the pkg-data but not pkg, the manpage will be
> available but not the program which is not nice.
That should not be acceptable. Tack in a recommends, and as usual anyone
that ignores a recommends is on his own. Too bad you cannot fully version
the recommends using '=', or you'd break bin NMUs.
That should take care of the circular dependency problem you complained
about re. hplip/hplip-data, I will change the package relationship there
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