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FS#77130 - [dbus-broker] Mark as provides: dbus?

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Steve M (smmalis37) - Sunday, 15 January 2023, 00:27 GMT
Last edited by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Sunday, 15 January 2023, 05:37 GMT
Task Type General Gripe
Category Packages: Extra
Status Assigned
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


Since dbus-broker aims to be a drop-in compatible replacement for the standard dbus, could its package be marked as providing dbus? That would allow users to remove dbus from the system (without using -Rdd or something), preventing any potential conflicts from having both accidentally running at the same time.
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