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To: Michał Górny <mgorny@g.o>
From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaran.mccreesh@...>
Subject: Re: Rephrasing *DEPEND
Date: Sun, 19 Jun 2011 22:36:04 +0100
On Sun, 19 Jun 2011 23:21:02 +0200
Michał Górny <mgorny@g.o> wrote:
> And the third version.
> 
> I added a note about the possible circular RDEPEND issue. I wanted to
> do that through a footnote but wasn't able to get it working so it's
> a standard bracket now).

I still don't think we should be specifying "RDEPEND is PDEPEND if the
package manager feels like it". That's something for the package
mangler to provide as a horrible --ignore-dependencies-to-break-cycles
option.

Also, isn't pkg_setup the same as pkg_preinst, availability-wise?

-- 
Ciaran McCreesh
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