[Pkg-xfce-devel] help get rid of the noise in the debian/ubuntu diffs

Simon Huggins huggie at earth.li
Tue Dec 6 15:55:08 UTC 2005

Hiya Jani,

On Tue, Dec 06, 2005 at 05:40:06PM +0200, Jani Monoses wrote:
> > > Yes, xfmedia 0.9.1 is in svn and I'm using it currently. I think we
> > > could upload it soon.
> Please add libdbus-1-dev and libdbus-glib-1-dev as alternative
> build-depends along with dbus-1-dev and dbus-glib-1-dev.  These are
> for Dbus 0.50 which is in ubuntu and debian experimental and they
> changed package names for the 0.23->0.50 transition.

Erk, no.

We don't want one or the other depending on when the buildd gets to it.
For a particular version we most definitely want to choose a particular

When a newer dbus requires it, we'll change the dependency and upload
but this seems badly broken otherwise as you could end up with packages
on different architectures having different linked libraries.


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