[pacman-dev] New Optional Dependencies Aren't Logged.

Ralph Corderoy ralph at inputplus.co.uk
Sun Mar 17 16:49:43 UTC 2019

Hi Andrew,

> Based on your description, this sounds like a case of "I was mildly
> curious about something this one time

No, it would have been useful to know.  There's no need to overly weaken

> I understand the desire, but there are already tools to find what a
> package optionally depends on and what optionally depends on a
> package.

Have you one in mind?  It's not pactree(1), I checked that first.

> Before we start bloating every user's log with extraneous information

Point taken, though looking at pacman.log, it would be very slight
bloat given all its existing content.

Cheers, Ralph.

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