FS#54590 - [pandoc] Why have haskell packages switched from makedepends to depends?

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Joel (torpe23) - Sunday, 25 June 2017, 23:56 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Monday, 26 June 2017, 01:23 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
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I noticed that the following commit changed many haskell packages from being "makedepends" to "depends" which basically means that we need to install an extra 700MB to get pandoc now!


Is there a reason for that? Are all these haskell packages really necessary in order to use pandoc?

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Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Monday, 26 June 2017, 01:23 GMT
Reason for closing:  Not a bug