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Re: [opensuse-packaging] Recommends/Requires for lang files
  • From: Michael Schroeder <mls@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 1 Sep 2010 11:40:17 +0200
  • Message-id: <20100901094017.GA21567@xxxxxxx>
On Wed, Sep 01, 2010 at 11:37:47AM +0200, Andreas Jaeger wrote:
On Wednesday 01 September 2010 11:13:32 Michael Schroeder wrote:
On Wed, Sep 01, 2010 at 09:40:01AM +0200, Andreas Jaeger wrote:
since the lang package itself has an explicit requires on the version of
the base package - and recommending a specific version does not make

Why doesn't it make sense (apart from being unneeded)?

Recommend package =version does still allow to install the package with a
different version - doesn't it?

Yes, as the version is just recommended. But that's why the lang package
contains a requires to the main package, right?


Michael Schroeder mls@xxxxxxx
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF Markus Rex, HRB 16746 AG Nuernberg
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