Bug#387794: vim-gui-common: bad /usr/share/doc symlink (missing dep?)

Pierre Habouzit madcoder at debian.org
Sun Sep 17 11:11:25 UTC 2006

Le dim 17 septembre 2006 01:27, James Vega a écrit :
> On Sat, Sep 16, 2006 at 11:31:51PM +0200, Pierre Habouzit wrote:
> > you are supposed to pull vim, or one of its variant, that is
> > explicitely depending on vim-common (for all of them) *AND* from
> > vim-gui-common if the variant supports gvim.
> >
> > so basically, there is no bug. we could maybe add a dep
> > vim-gui-common on vim-common, but I think I recall there was a
> > problem with that. I'll try to figure out which one it was...
> This change happened when I updated the dependencies so the Vim
> packages are binNMU safe.  Since vim-gui-common is arch: all, adding
> a dependency on vim-common would prevent that.  We can just change
> the packaging so /u/s/d/vim-gui-common is a directory with the same
> same contents as vim-common (or just the minimum required by policy).

why that ? you could a non == relation, like:

vim-common (>= ${source:Version}) which would be correct, and the vim 
variant will impose a more constrained one anyway.

wouldn't it just as simple ?
·O·  Pierre Habouzit
··O                                                madcoder at debian.org
OOO                                                http://www.madism.org
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