Re: dkms needs a pre-depends entry (Policy 3.5)
Bernd Zeimetz <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Sometimes, a package requires another package to be installed and
> configured before it can be installed. In this case, you must specify a
> Pre-Depends entry for the package.
"Installed" here means "unpacked," not configured. There's a pending
Policy bug to clarify that.
> We have exactly this case here. lsb_release needs to be configured
No. dkms doesn't need lsb-release to be configured before it can be
unpacked. That's not this case.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>