Re: Bug#207932: Consequences of moving Emacs Manuals to non-free
>>>>> MS == Manoj Srivastava [2006-3-16]
MS> Depends is too strong a relationship; if I have several machines in
MS> my LAN, I may only keep extensive documentation on one of them, and
MS> use NFS to share share-able directories. I would be annoyed if I was
MS> made to install loads of documentation on all machines.
This is a good technical point I agree with. I therefore think that
recommends would be appropriate. As per Debian policy 2.2.1, recommends
will still imply moving Emacs to contrib.