Re: A plan to get rid of unnecessary package dependencies
Michael Meskes <email@example.com> writes:
> 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.
What warnings were created by shlibdeps? I'm not sure what you're
referring to here.
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>