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Re: Package variant selection policy using meta packages

On Sb, 22 dec 12, 13:17:32, Joachim Breitner wrote:
> Users tend to fall into one of three classes:
>      A. Users that, if they have foo-dev installed, always also want
>         foo-prof installed.
>      B. Users that want to manually decide for what packages they want
>         the -prof package and for what package not.
>      C. Users who don’t want any -prof package around.
> Currently, we only really help user B. If user A installs foo-dev there
> is nothing that ensures that he gets foo-prof installed as well.

And a foo-dev Recommends: foo-prof is not suitable because?

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