[arch-general] makechrootpkg vs. namcap

Maxime GAUDUIN alucryd at gmail.com
Fri Mar 8 19:16:02 EST 2013

Just put the dep in makedepends, namcap only checks for runtime deps, can't
detect build dep AFAIK.

On Mar 9, 2013 12:28 AM, "Lieven Moors" <lievenmoors at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I was building a package using makechrootpkg, and the build was
> failing because a mandatory dependency was missing. But when I add
> the dependency, namcap complains that it is not needed.
> I was wondering how namcap checks dependencies, and what the particular
> shortcommings are of namcap when detecting dependencies.
> I was also wondering if there could be a possibility that namcap is right,
> and that something else goes wrong while doing the chroot-build.
> I would be grateful if somebody could enlighten me a little in this...
> Greetings,
> lieven

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