Re: Optional Build-Depends
On Thu, Jul 16, 2020 at 07:27:52PM +0200, Julian Andres Klode wrote:
> Not liked proposals:
> Build-Depends-Optional field - it would just be ignored by tools,
> silently, and we'd find about it onyl when it is too late.
> Build-Recommends field - same as previous, but also the semantic
> is different from Recommends (which ignores any unsat dep).
> Build-Depends: foo [any-available] - it's longer, more magical,
> and would also be silently ignored
Build-Depends: foo <!not-available> was another suggestion, but maybe
debian developer - deb.li/jak | jak-linux.org - free software dev
ubuntu core developer i speak de, en