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Re: debian control field "depends"

Lars Wirzenius wrote:

ti, 2005-12-27 kello 20:56 +0100, Florian Ludwig kirjoitti:

a short question:
has there to be a space between each dependes in the control field?

i thought so and field in a bugreport [1] and didnt get an answer jet...

florian ludwig

[1] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=344344

From the Policy Manual, 7.1 Syntax of relationship fields:


In other words, I don't think a space is necessary after the comma, but
it's certainly nice (makes reading easier, if nothing else).
There are some other packets with the same 'bug' - so i can fill a wishlist report?

While writing a parser for apt output i recognzie this.
(He works fine without the spaces too)

Florian Ludwig

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