The BuildRequires? section of the guidelines has been revised;
the exceptions list is gone. The release engineering folks are free
to define the buildroot and rpm is free to change its dependency list.
Since then, the
are out-of-date. The item
MUST: All build dependencies must be listed in BuildRequires, except for any that are
listed in the exceptions section of the Packaging Guidelines ; inclusion of those as
BuildRequires is optional. Apply common sense.
contains a link to an anchor that no longer exists.
The section about BuildRequires is this: