[pkg-wine-party] Bug#690659: Bug#690659: wine-bin: Please Recommend libwine-print

Hilko Bengen bengen at debian.org
Wed Oct 17 20:36:05 UTC 2012

* Tollef Fog Heen:

> Package: wine-bin
> Version: 1.4.1-4
> Severity: wishlist
> Currently, wine-bin just suggests libwine-print.  Could you please
> upgrade that to a Recommends or even a Depends?  It's not like it's got
> any particularly heavy dependencies, and if you try to print without it
> installed, it fails in a pretty obscure manner: The OK button in the
> print dialog depresses when clicked, but the dialog is never closed.
> Wine also outputs: 
> err:dc:CreateDCW no driver found for L"WINEPS.DRV"
> on stderr, which too is pretty obscure.

This suggestion sounds sane to me. Any other opinions?

Given that libfreetype6 and libcups are not particularly obscure
dependencies, we may want to consider merging libwine-print into libwine
after the wheezy release.


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