[Pkg-fonts-devel] Bug#726605: open-font-design-toolkit: Please drop dependency on unused bzr-dbus

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at debian.org
Thu Oct 17 06:43:42 UTC 2013

Package: open-font-design-toolkit
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,

Please consider dropping the dependency on bzr-dbus. bzr-dbus is
a helper plugin that is not directly used by the user but rather by
other tools that use it overon dbus; open-font-design-toolkit doesn't
appear to do so.

Background: there are no tools left in Debian that rely on bzr-dbus
now that bzr-gtk has been removed, so I would like to request its


-- System Information:
Debian Release: jessie/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 3.11-trunk-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

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