[Aptitude-devel] Bug#687700: aptitude returns some reverse-recommends when searching for reverse-depends

Daniel Hartwig mandyke at gmail.com
Sat Sep 15 11:49:33 BST 2012

On 15 September 2012 18:44, Andrei POPESCU <andreimpopescu at gmail.com> wrote:
>> squeeze: Recommends: gdm3 | x-display-manager
>> sid: Recommends: lightdm | x-display-manager
> Yes, but neither explains why *dm's show up in the *depends* ;)

Not directly, no.  It's just a note to remind me later and maybe
inspire someone else in their investigations.

The real cause is most likely in match.cc somewhere, and I think
definitely has to do with this or-relationship.

Well I have time to look more deeply later. :-)


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