[arch-dev-public] Xorg dummy package removal

Roman Kyrylych roman.kyrylych at gmail.com
Thu Sep 6 11:23:56 EDT 2007

2007/9/6, Travis Willard <travis at archlinux.org>:
> Hi everyone,
> As recently pointed out in http://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=37062&p=1
> the xorg dummy package has been removed.  While this could have been done a
> bit more elegantly and with warning, it's been done, and I'm post-emptively
> giving warning now I guess.
> Anyone maintaining packages with the dependency on 'xorg' please update your
> packages.  Nothing should EVER depend on 'xorg' - use namcap to find out what
> the true deps to your package are and add them.  Some packages in extra,
> community, and AUR-unsupported probably need fixes.
> To preserve convenience of installing Xorg, we're considering doing an xorg
> group between the packages previously pulled by the xorg metapackage.  I'll
> follow up to this email when that's done.

Bug report for packages with xorg dependency:

Roman Kyrylych (Роман Кирилич)

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