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FS#15180 - [dmapi] should be moved to [extra]

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Greg (dolby) - Saturday, 20 June 2009, 07:24 GMT
Last edited by Tobias Powalowski (tpowa) - Friday, 24 July 2009, 05:51 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Core
Status Closed
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No

Details

Description: This is part of  FS#12890  , i thought id make a seperate report now for dmapi.
Dmapi is only used by xfsdump which is in extra. There is no reason to keep it in core, let alone base, if xfsdump isnt along with it.
This task depends upon

Closed by  Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Friday, 24 July 2009, 05:51 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Comment by Greg (dolby) - Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 11:00 GMT
"according to gentoo it is needed as runtime depend on xfsprogs, so we cannot move it out."

Source? http://gentoo-portage.com/AJAX/Ebuild/85377/View clearly doesnt say so. The only runtime dependency is e2fsprogs.

Its not a dependency on Debian either: http://packages.debian.org/sid/xfsprogs
Comment by Greg (dolby) - Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 11:05 GMT
Maybe you are mistaking it with http://gentoo-portage.com/AJAX/Ebuild/81266/View ?
xfsprogs is the one thats a runtime dependency for dmapi, not vice versa.
Comment by Tobias Powalowski (tpowa) - Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 11:41 GMT
yes you are right, i have misread that.

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