Should gir1.2-gudev-1.0 depend on libgudev-1.0?

Christopher James Halse Rogers chris at
Tue Mar 26 00:51:53 UTC 2013

On Tue, Mar 26, 2013 at 8:12 AM, Andreas Hasenack 
<andreas at> wrote:
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> Apologies if this was already discussed in this mailing list.
> I got a bug filed against landscape-client today
> ( complaining
> that it wouldn't start on Raring unless libgudev-1.0-0 is installed.
> I checked and it seems that on Oneiric, Precise and Quantal
> gir1.2-gudev-1.0 pulls in libgudev-1.0, but not on Raring. And
> landscape-client depends on gir1.2-gudev-1.0.
> So, before I add an explicit dependency for libgudev-1.0 in
> landscape-client in Raring, I thought I should ask if gir1.2-gudev-1.0
> dropped the dependency on libgudev-1.0 by mistake or on purpose.

Yes, gir1.2-gudev-1.0 should pull in libgudev-1.0; this would be a 
packaging bug in gir1.2-gudev-1.0.

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