[Fedora-packaging] dangling symlink vs file dependencies
Jason L Tibbitts III
tibbs at math.uh.edu
Thu Jul 2 15:40:02 UTC 2015
>>>>> "VO" == Vít Ondruch <vondruch at redhat.com> writes:
VO> I find the file requires better describing what my package needs and
VO> find them more robust. So I'd like to use them.
You really shouldn't. Unless the repodata format has changed so that
downloading file lists has gotten fast, file-based dependencies that
aren't in a few select directories require additional metadata downloads
which sucks for end users.
It could be that I'm just echoing some outdated information, though.
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