[aur-general] How to depend a pkg on two alternative packages?

Florian Bruhin me at the-compiler.org
Sat Mar 14 17:56:40 UTC 2015

* Damian Nowak <enwukaer at gmail.com> [2015-03-14 12:50:32 -0500]:
> If you maintain "pyaudio" package, you could add provides=(pygame) to it.
> Then the package that you're now creating would just need to have
> depends=(pygame).

That's a bad idea. Then everything depending on pygame would consider
that dependency satisfied when pyaudio is installed, and thus break.


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