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Re: BTS question: how to mark bug if fix needs library update?

>     - Bug 123456 has been filed to GUI package A
>     - In order the program to behave correct, library B needs to be updated
>       to latest upstream version.
> So, until new B is packaged to debian, it blocks marking bug 123456 in
> A done. How should this be handled in BTS system? Should the bug be
> reassigned to package B?

File a bug against library B requesting that the new upstream release be
packaged. Call that bug #987654. Then issue the following BTS command:

   block 123456 by 987654

Sam Morris

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