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Re: Too many Recommends (in particular on mail-transport-agent)




On Fri, 2017-06-09 at 03:02 -0400, Anthony DeRobertis wrote:
[...]
> firmware-linux Recommends: amd64-microcode
> firmware-linux-nonfree Recommends: amd64-microcode
> 
>     This machine has an Intel CPU. It should probably recommend
>     intel-microcode | amd64-microcode instead of both. Though we are
>     talking about an Installed-Size of 68 here.
[...]

Then APT would never automatically install amd64-microcode.

Ben.

-- 
Ben Hutchings
It is easier to write an incorrect program than to understand a correct
one.

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