Breaking deps deliberately

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at
Wed May 13 22:18:51 UTC 2009

On 05/14/2009 03:38 AM, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Wed, May 13, 2009 at 03:27:42PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
>> Someone could easily do the same thing in future.  If broken
>> dependencies are so unacceptable, then it should be added to the
>> packaging guidelines.
> I added this as an agenda item for the FESCo meeting:
>   "Meeting agenda item: No broken dependencies should be a packaging guideline"

Just a note. If you want to propose a packaging guideline modification,
the process is outlined at

There is no need to bring up such a simple change to FESCo. Just submit
a draft.


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