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Re: package deviates from standard mail-transport-agent dependency.

On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 09:29:35AM +0200, Peter Palfrader wrote:
> http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/pkgreport.cgi?submitter=andreas%40fatal.se

> > Your packag depends on postfix | mail-transport-agent. Exim (v4) is generally
> > considered the default mta in Debian and is also the package providing
> > mail-transport-agent which has the highest priority.
> > Is there any particular reason why your package needs to deviate from
> > which mta is pulled in by default? If not, could you please consider
> > streamlining your package with the rest so we have a uniform behaviour in
> > debian?

> Where did you discuss this mass filing of (useless) bugs before you
> submitted them?

In particular, these bugs are *contrary* to the developing consensus in the
thread at http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2008/05/msg00381.html ff.

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