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Bug#376626: Please stop Build-Depending on automake

Package: kdoc
Severity: wishlist
Tags: patch

The automake maintainer is working towards reclaiming
the automake package name, which currently rests on 
automake1.4, the oldest version of automake. Your package, 
kdoc, Build-Depends on automake, hence this bug 
report. Please see http://wiki.debian.org/AutomakeTransition 
for more information on this transition.

It appears that you package does not use the automake 
package in the build process. This is normal, as most 
package do not require automake at build time. The 
attached patch removes the build dependency.



-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (600, 'testing'), (550, 'unstable'), (500, 'stable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.17-loser
Locale: LANG=en_GB.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
diff -u kdoc-2.0a54/debian/changelog kdoc-2.0a54/debian/changelog
--- kdoc-2.0a54/debian/changelog
+++ kdoc-2.0a54/debian/changelog
@@ -1,3 +1,10 @@
+kdoc (2.0a54-3.1) unstable; urgency=low
+  * Non-maintainer upload.
+  * Remove the unneccesary Build-Depends on automake
+ -- James Westby <jw+debian@jameswestby.net>  Sun,  2 Jul 2006 23:24:55 +0100
 kdoc (2.0a54-3) unstable; urgency=low
   * QA upload.
diff -u kdoc-2.0a54/debian/control kdoc-2.0a54/debian/control
--- kdoc-2.0a54/debian/control
+++ kdoc-2.0a54/debian/control
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
 Source: kdoc
-Build-Depends-Indep: debhelper (>> 4.0.18), autoconf, automake, perl5
+Build-Depends-Indep: debhelper (>> 4.0.18), autoconf, perl5
 Section: devel
 Priority: optional
 Maintainer: Debian QA Group <packages@qa.debian.org>

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