To Require or not to Require?
mschwendt at gmail.com
Fri Aug 12 13:25:42 UTC 2011
On Fri, 12 Aug 2011 14:30:46 +0200, Andreas Schwab <schwab at redhat.com> wrote:
> > The separate "bar" package still is entirely irrelevant
> It kills your entire argument.
It still doesn't.
libfoo update would need to come first. First come, first served. And
what packaging techniques to apply in the libfoo update has been the topic
of this thread:
| I have a package (keyutils) that produces three RPMs: keyutils
| (programs), keyutils-libs and keyutils-devel.
| So does the keyutils rpm need an explicit Requires on the keyutils-libs
| rpm in the specfile or is the implicit library dependency sufficient?
Whether any other update built against libfoo would also benefit from
an explicit dep is covered by the guidelines:
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