[arch-general] Frustrating Dependencies

Andrea Scarpino andrea at archlinux.org
Sun Nov 22 22:20:38 EST 2009

On 23/11/2009, Gergely Imreh <imrehg at gmail.com> wrote:
> Maybe because people have personal preferences, since all these
> applications are different from each other?
So don't be unhappy if they requires dependencies that aren't made for
your environment :)

> As a comparison, looking at the Ubuntu packaging of digikam:
> digikam -> kdepimlibs5 -> libakonadiprivate1 (and no mysql only if one
> installs the whole akonadi-server)
> Might worth checking out... (libaconadiprivate1: This package contains
> private libraries used by the Akonadi PIM storage service.)
Yes, I looked akonadi's Makefile and we can split akonadi package in
akonadi and akonadi-server easy. I'll do some try tomorrow.


Andrea `bash` Scarpino
Arch Linux Developer

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