Triggers just to avoid unowned directories?
mschwendt at gmail.com
Wed Sep 2 08:21:48 UTC 2009
On Tue, 01 Sep 2009 15:13:25 -0700, Jesse wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-09-01 at 17:44 -0400, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> > Multi-ownership seems *far* preferable to me than using triggers to
> > move files around, or moving a prelink-specific directory to the base
> > filesystem package.
> Then the guidelines should be fixed to create less confusion over the
Hear, hear! Really, it's the guidelines that make reviewers and packagers
come up with strange "solutions" such as these use of triggers.
Other packagers find themselves in a trap and create package dependency
bloat just to get the dir ownership "right". Even if they are unhappy with
E.g. seahorse-plugins requires gedit and epiphany. Hard to believe, but
it's true. :-/
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