Frank Lichtenheld <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > On Tue, Dec 27, 2005 at 07:20:10PM +0000, Roger Leigh wrote: >> I suggest depending upon w3-el-e21 unconditionally, which would make >> things robust, even if it's not strictly required in all cases. >> xemacs21 already depends upon xemacs21-basesupport, so >> >> Depends: libc6 (>= 2.3.5-1), libxml2 (>= 2.6.21), zlib1g (>= 1:1.2.1), >> emacs21 | emacsen, w3-el-e21, w3-url-e21 >> >> might be better. Caveat: I don't claim to be an emacs packaging expert, >> so this does need checking! > > While this certainly would fix the bug, it would mean that you have to > install emacs21 in order to be able to install doxymacs (because > w3-url-e21 depends on it) which is a rather big penalty if one does only > use xemacs... > > Another possibility would be to unfold the emacsen dependency and > change it to: > > Depends: (...shlibs...), w3-el-e21 | xemacs21 | emacs-snapshot > > Since w3-el-21 depends on w3-url-e21 and emacs21, these are > automatically included. This looks like a much cleaner and more robust solution. Regards, Roger -- Roger Leigh Printing on GNU/Linux? http://gutenprint.sourceforge.net/ Debian GNU/Linux http://www.debian.org/ GPG Public Key: 0x25BFB848. Please sign and encrypt your mail.
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