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Re: Introducing Build-Recommends / Build-Core-Depends?


just a minor note:

Am Samstag, den 13.08.2011, 13:28 +0200 schrieb Andreas Barth:
> To mark such packages and to be able to decide when to re-schedule the
> build, all binary-packages get the additional header
>   Build-Depends: minmal package_version ....
> injected, so that one could see later on that this was a partial build
> and reschedule a new build when newly upcoming packages allow more
> binary packages to be built, or all build-dependencies are available
> and we could do a clean full build. 

This seems to be an unfortunate choice of a field name, as it has
different semantics than other Build-Depends fields. Why not

Also, this might be useful independently from your feature, and in all
package, and is similar to what dh-buildinfo provides.


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