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FS#64579 - [xdg-utils] xorg-xprop is both a dependency and optdepend

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Chris Down (cdown) - Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 00:50 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 20:23 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



In 1.1.3+18+g0547886-3, xorg-xprop is both a dependency and optdepend:

% pacman -Qi xdg-utils
Name : xdg-utils
Version : 1.1.3+18+g0547886-3
Description : Command line tools that assist applications with a variety of desktop integration tasks
Architecture : any
Licenses : MIT
Groups : None
Provides : None
Depends On : sh which file xorg-xset xorg-xprop
Optional Deps : kde-cli-tools: for KDE Plasma5 support in xdg-open
exo: for Xfce support in xdg-open
xorg-xprop: for Xfce support in xdg-open [installed]
pcmanfm: for LXDE support in xdg-open
perl-file-mimeinfo: for generic support in xdg-open
perl-net-dbus: Perl extension to dbus used in xdg-screensaver
perl-x11-protocol: Perl X11 protocol used in xdg-screensaver
Required By : mpv
Optional For : cups google-chrome
Conflicts With : None
Replaces : None
Installed Size : 283.11 KiB
Packager : Andreas Radke <>
Build Date : Mon 18 Nov 2019 08:59:47 PM GMT
Install Date : Wed 20 Nov 2019 12:45:58 AM GMT
Install Reason : Installed as a dependency for another package
Install Script : No
Validated By : Signature
This task depends upon

Closed by  Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 20:23 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  -4
Comment by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 00:53 GMT
Related:  FS#50784  added this as a hard dependency. It should have been removed from optdepends at the same time.