Package dependencies

Jeroen Coumans jeroencoumans at
Thu Jun 19 06:56:52 PDT 2003

Matthias Benkmann said the following on 06/19/03 00:03:
>>But there are gotcha's. Sometimes when configure doesn't find a program
>>it'll happily continue, make and make install may continue as well, but
>>those missing programs were needed for a normal functioning program or
> If this happens during a normal LFS build, then LFS is broken and we have
> a much worse problem than an incorrect dependency list. If the dep list
> comes from a normal LFS build, this should not be an issue.

Nope, then the package is broken since it has un unmet runtime 
dependency which isn't checked for at build-time.

Jeroen Coumans

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