Re: Depending on an essential package
Steve Langasek <email@example.com> writes:
> On Mon, Oct 30, 2006 at 02:01:54PM +0100, Marc Haber wrote:
>> On Mon, Oct 30, 2006 at 01:59:05PM +0100, Bas Wijnen wrote:
>>> Packages aren't moved out of essential.
>> So you can guarantee that bash will always be essential?
> I believe that we won't ever remove *functionality* from the Essential
> system, yes.
Yeah, I can't imagine us ever doing so.
> (We have removed individual packages from Essential, because their
> functionality was moved to a different package due to
...thus making the dependency on the old package an RC bug (eventually),
meaning that omitting dependencies on essential packages *prevents* RC
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>