[Mageia-dev] please keep note of missing dependancies
dmorganec at gmail.com
Mon Feb 21 12:45:58 CET 2011
On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 12:43 PM, Maarten Vanraes
<maarten.vanraes at gmail.com> wrote:
> Op maandag 21 februari 2011 12:10:36 schreef Pascal Terjan:
>> On Sun, Feb 20, 2011 at 23:52, Balcaen John <balcaen.john at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Le dimanche 20 février 2011 20:23:30, Maarten Vanraes a écrit :
>> >> Hi,
>> >> Now and then, i'm refreshing http://pkgsubmit.mageia.org/ and sometimes
>> >> i notice the missing dependancies increasing...
>> > [...]
>> > Maybe we should in fact check dependencies directly from the spec & fix
>> > requires before uploading the « main » package ?
>> The reason to not reject packages with missing dependencies is for
>> Sometime one of the subpackages will not be installable immediately,
>> but the other subpackage needed to build the package which will
>> satisfy this dependency will be.
> to be honest, i would be in favor of doing such a check, with an exception
> usable via mgarepo ( --bootstrapping or something).
why ? why not the time you use by writting those emails for packaging
the missing deps ? :)
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