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Re: dependencies on makedev

On Thu, 29 Dec 2005, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Dec 29, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@debian.org> wrote:
> No. I mean that it currently depends on makedeva while it should depend
> on makedev | udev.

I see.

> > rng-tools postinst does this:
> > (cd /dev && ./MAKEDEV hwrandom || ./MAKEDEV intel_rng || true)
> I can't see the point. It already depends on a specific makedev release,
> so the commands are supposed to work.

It was either to ease backports, or because I forgot to remove that line
when I bumped up the makedev versioned dependency.  Anyway, I will revisit
this package soon for some packaging cleanup.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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