[Bug 905059] [NEW] 64bit version depends on X?
steffen_moeller at gmx.de
Sat Dec 17 14:22:14 UTC 2011
> Is it necessary for the x64 version of the *client* to depend on
> programs and libraries that provide X functionality? And if it does, why
> does the x86 version not depend on them?
The dependencies for the 64bit version I presume to be auto-added by
the dh_shlibdeps program. Maybe this was uploaded manually and not auto-rebuilt?
With 7.0.3 there will be a dependency on Xss to help the boinc client spot the
movement of the mouse. This will then drag in the X libs for all platforms.
There is a conflict of interest here. We have bug reports for either side.
Since AMD and CUDA do both need X libraries, and those contributions
I presume to easily outweight those who might not want to run the BOINC
client because of the now added dependencies on X, I decided to go for it.
You received this bug notification because you are a member of Debian
BOINC Maintainers, which is subscribed to boinc in Ubuntu.
64bit version depends on X?
To manage notifications about this bug go to:
More information about the pkg-boinc-devel