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On Thu, 07 Jun 2012 11:03:25 -0700
Zac Medico <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > You're missing out on a brilliant opportunity to encourage
> > developers put in a bit more work to save users a huge amount of
> > pain here.
> What about cases like the dbus-glib and glib:2 dependency, where it's
> just too much trouble to use SLOT operator deps? Wouldn't it be better
> to have a little flexibility, so that we can accommodate more
Then if it really is "too much trouble", which is another way of saying
"it's a thousand times more work for a developer to get it right than
it is for a user to deal with it", you can use blockers.