Re: Bug#504880: Disambiguate "installed" for packages
Ben Finney <email@example.com> writes:
> The first sentence there still suffers from the ambiguous reference (the
> “it” in “before it can be unpacked”) that tripped me up when reading. I
> suggest instead:
> - Sometimes, a package requires another package to be installed
> - <em>and</em> configured before it can be installed. In this
> - case, you must specify a <tt>Pre-Depends</tt> entry for
> - the package.
> + Sometimes, unpacking one package requires that another package
> + be first unpacked <em>and</em> configured. In this case, the
> + dependent package must specify this dependency in the
> + <tt>Pre-Depends</tt> control field.
Bleh, sorry. I saw that in your message and fully intended to make that
change and then forgot to do so. I have the correct version now.
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>