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Re: A plan to get rid of unnecessary package dependencies

On Tue, Sep 26, 2006 at 12:35:35PM +0200, Christian Aichinger wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 25, 2006 at 11:12:49PM -0700, Thomas Bushnell BSG wrote:
> > Hey.  If we have a programmatic way of detecting this cases, why not
> > just fold that into the shlibdeps program, and be done with it?
> As pointed out by Russ Allbery, shlibdeps wouldn't do. It would be
> possible to stuff it into dh_strip or a new debhelper script, which
> just removes the unnecessary NEEDED entries.

But folding it into shlibdeps at least would remove all those warnings
that were created by shlibdeps. 

Michael Meskes
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