Re: Do we want to Require or Recommend DH
- Date: Mon, 13 May 2019 15:37:55 -0400
- From: Sam Hartman <hartmans@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Do we want to Require or Recommend DH
>>>>> "Bernd" == Bernd Zeimetz <bernd@xxxxxxx> writes:
>> - build-depends of debhelper.
Bernd> gcc also needs a compiler to build - so I think it should be
Bernd> safe to allow debhelper to build its package using
Bernd> debhelper. Or am I missing something here?
If we reach consensus on the overall idea, I was planning to ask the
debhelper maintainers whether they thought they needed an exception for
build-depends of debhelper.
Unless you think you have special knowledge there, let's assume we can
handle that question as part of working through details.