Re: Non-related 'Recommends' dependencies - bug or not?
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Lennart Sorensen wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 12, 2008 at 09:57:13PM +0300, Eugene V. Lyubimkin wrote:
>> Recently I've noticed that 'Recommends' chain for package 'banshee' leads to packages,
>> non-related with media-playing at all, for example, 'synaptic'. Then I filed the minor bug
>> Bug was closed by maintainer with note "it is not a bug". Is he right?
> Well I guess if the chain is:
> banshee -> ... -> gnome -> synaptic, then I would say that's proper.
> What is the chain to get there?
Thanks, you hinted me to discover it:
$ aptitude why banshee synaptic
p banshee Recommends brasero
p brasero Recommends gnome-mount
p gnome-mount Depends libeel2-2.20
p libeel2-2.20 Recommends synaptic
Eugene V. Lyubimkin aka JackYF, Ukrainian C++ developer.
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