[pacman-dev] [PATCH] Add rundepends keyword to makepkg

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Tue Jul 1 15:32:11 EDT 2008

Miklos Vajna schrieb:
>> I've been contemplating something like this for a while as well. What
>> do others on the list think, is this getting to be too much, or does
>> this make sense? I think I would be fine with it. We will need
>> documentation (namely PKGBUILD.5.txt) to be patched as well in the
>> final patch.

Didn't think of that.

> http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/2891
> Aaron closed this as "Wont't implement" two years ago.

It is a good feature for a packager. I am doing some packages where I 
always have to build with -d, as some of the dependencies are never 
present at build time. However, I still want makepkg to check whether 
all other dependencies are there.

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