Re: grouping of alternative depends
Holger Levsen <email@example.com> writes:
> On Sonntag, 29. MÃ¤rz 2009, Emilio Pozuelo Monfort wrote:
>> Doesn't this do what you want?
>> Depends: pdns-backend-ldap | bind9, pdns-recursor | bind9
> sure, that works and thats what I'm doing now. But it's ugly and redudant and
> potentially wrong: installing pdns-backend-ldap and bind9 satisfies that
> depends, but not my needs...
Then what you are missing is
Conflicts: pdns-backend-ldap & !pdns-recursor, pdns-recursor & !pdns-backend-ldap
which dpkg can not express.